Developmental Pscychology Midterm Quiz Chapters 6-8

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Psychology Quizzes & Trivia

Questions come from book human development 11th edition by diane papalia sally wendkos and ruth duskin


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the 4 different cries
  • 2. 
    The first foundation of your psychosocial development is your
    • A. 

      Temperment

    • B. 

      Personality

    • C. 

      Emotion

    • D. 

      Needs

  • 3. 
    Self-conscious emotions, such as embarassment, empathy and envy, arise only after children have developed ____________________:the cognitive understanding that they have a recognizable identity separate and different from the rest of their world
    • A. 

      Self-evaluative emotions

    • B. 

      Altruistic behavior

    • C. 

      Self-awarness

    • D. 

      Temperment

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Easy child

    • B. 

      Strong-willed child

    • C. 

      Difficult child

    • D. 

      Slow-to-warm-up child

  • 5. 
    In the NY longitudinal study, what percentage of kids did not fit into any category?
    • A. 

      40%

    • B. 

      10%

    • C. 

      15%

    • D. 

      35%

  • 6. 
    The fathering role is a social construct.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Most secure attatchment is ambivalent and the least secure is disorganized-disoriented
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Secure attachments it the most secure type of attatchment
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    __________ is the foundation of socialization and it links all domains of development.
    • A. 

      Socialization

    • B. 

      Internalization

    • C. 

      Conscience

    • D. 

      Self-regulation

  • 10. 
    Erikson says that the virtue of _________- will develop from successful resolution of the crisis of autonomy vs. shame and doubt
    • A. 

      Hope

    • B. 

      Will

    • C. 

      Caring

    • D. 

      Love

  • 11. 
    Most children average about ____ hours of sleep at night by age 5 and give up naps.
  • 12. 
    More than 12% of 2-5 yr olds had a BMI at or above the 95th percentile for their age
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Obesity is an underlying cause in more than half of all deaths before age 5
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    In piaget's terminology, what is the word that means to think simultaneously about several aspects of a situation
    • A. 

      Centration

    • B. 

      Decenter

    • C. 

      Egocentrism

    • D. 

      Animism

  • 15. 
    According to piaget, only at age 5 or 6 do children begin to understand the distinction between was seems to br and what is.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What are the 3 types of pre-school classrooms?
  • 17. 
    Most research on attatchment is based on the
    • A. 

      Stranger anxiety

    • B. 

      Strange situation

    • C. 

      Separation anxiety

    • D. 

      Avoidant attatchment

  • 18. 
    Piagets 2nd stage of cognitive development is ____________. The age range is 2-7 and here is where we begin to see a child developing _________.
    • A. 

      Sensory motor; 2-7

    • B. 

      Conceptual thought 1 1/2-2

  • 19. 
    Which parenting style tends to raise more competent children?
    • A. 

      Authoritarian parenting

    • B. 

      Permissive parenting

    • C. 

      Authoritative parenting

  • 20. 
    In erkison's 3rd stage, the conflict is ______________ and the virtue that can be attained is _________
    • A. 

      Shame vs doubt; guilt

    • B. 

      Autonomy vs shame and doubt; will

    • C. 

      Basic trust vs mistrust; hope

    • D. 

      Initiative vs guilt; purpose

  • 21. 
    When esteem is contingent on success, children feel okay when they fail
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False