Developmental Psychology (Psyc110) Exam #4 Ch 13-17

54 Questions | Total Attempts: 102

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  • 1. 
    Caregivers of children/adolescents realize that children/adolescents understand inappropriate sexual behavior.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Victims of incest and sex abuse as children often grow into adults who have a distorted view of sex.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The term imaginary audience refers to adolescents:
    • A. 

      Ability to understand how other perceive them

    • B. 

      False belief that everyone constantly attending to their behavior and appearance

    • C. 

      Constant posing and posturin before mirros

    • D. 

      Belief that others spy on them

  • 4. 
    Some unpopular children are ______________, not rejected.
    • A. 

      Neglected

    • B. 

      Aggressive

    • C. 

      Withdrawn

    • D. 

      Arrogant

  • 5. 
    Voyeurism and or exhibitionism occurs in the home as well as outside of the home.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Schizophrenia is a mental disorder in which a person becomes overwhelmed by:
    • A. 

      Disorganized and bizarre thoughts

    • B. 

      Delusions

    • C. 

      Hallucinations

    • D. 

      All of the above are correct

  • 7. 
    Alishas family was experiencing multiple problems, including her mothers illness, her fathers loss of empoloymenjt and two relatives having moved in to their home. Through the stress, her grades remained high and her study skills good. Most likely, Alisha was:
    • A. 

      Indifferent to the plight of her family.

    • B. 

      Relying on egocentric tendencies to pull her through.

    • C. 

      Using school acheivement as an escape from the stress of home.

    • D. 

      Hoing to go on to college after completing middle school & High school

  • 8. 
    Which of the folliwing is Erikson's fourth stage of psychosocial crises.
    • A. 

      Autonomy vs shame and doubt

    • B. 

      Industry vs inferiority

    • C. 

      Trust vs mistrust

    • D. 

      Ego integrity vs incopetence

  • 9. 
    Denial occurs when the parent participates in the sexuazl abuse by knowingly allowing it to happen.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A major difference between stage 1 and stage 2 of moral development is that stage 2 focuses on:
    • A. 

      Punishment

    • B. 

      Reward

    • C. 

      Avoiding being caught

    • D. 

      Making a good deal.

  • 11. 
    The percentage of adolescents that consumed the recommended five or more servings of fruits and vegetables daily has:
    • A. 

      Increased over the past decade.

    • B. 

      Remained the same over the past decade

    • C. 

      Decreased over the past decade

    • D. 

      Increased for fruits but decreased for vegetables over the past decade

  • 12. 
    Secondary sesx characteristics are those that:
    • A. 

      Occur later in development

    • B. 

      Are hard to detect

    • C. 

      Are inside the body.

    • D. 

      Are not directly related to reproduction.

  • 13. 
    I*magine a group of students who support the death penalthy ...................................
    • A. 

      Preadolescents would be more likely than adolescents to change their minds

    • B. 

      Adolescents would be more likely than preadolescents to change their mind.

    • C. 

      Both preadolescents and adolescents woulod tend to continue supporting the death penalty

    • D. 

      Neither preadolescents nor adolescents would tend to continue supporting the death penalty.

  • 14. 
    Which of the follo9wing is the correct sequence for Piaget's cognitive states?
    • A. 

      Preoperational, formal operations, sensorimotor, concrete operations

    • B. 

      Preoperational, ermanent operations, egocentrism, formal operations.

    • C. 

      Sensorimotor, preoperational, concrete operations, formal operations.

    • D. 

      Sensorimotor, egocentrism, concrete operations, permanent operations.

  • 15. 
    For males, the hormorne that produces most sexdual changes is:
    • A. 

      Testostorone

    • B. 

      Progesterone

    • C. 

      Estrogen

    • D. 

      Adrenaline

  • 16. 
    Sharon does not take a cookie out of moms cookie jar ..........
    • A. 

      Preconventional

    • B. 

      Conventional

    • C. 

      Postconventional

    • D. 

      Stage 4

  • 17. 
    When the absence of a drug creates a craving to satisfy a physiological or psychological need, this is a sign of drug
    • A. 

      Use

    • B. 

      Abuse

    • C. 

      Addiction

    • D. 

      Overdose

  • 18. 
    People who are sexually excited by children/adolescents are pedophiles.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Gender identity refers to_________, while sexual orientation refers to ____________________.
    • A. 

      Self-definition as male or female; erotic desires

    • B. 

      Erotic desires; self definition as male or female

    • C. 

      Chosen gender role; homosexuality

    • D. 

      Heterosexuality; homosexuality

  • 20. 
    The term for a pause in identity formation, when alternatives are explored before final choices are made, is know as:
    • A. 

      Identity diffusion

    • B. 

      Role confusion

    • C. 

      Negative identity

    • D. 

      Moratorium

  • 21. 
    Dysfunctional marriages are the basis fo incest within the family
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Analytic thinking requires a certain level of
    • A. 

      Brain capacity, intellectual maturity, and motivation

    • B. 

      Language development and curiosity

    • C. 

      Emotional connection and empathy

    • D. 

      Dendrites and axons.

  • 23. 
    Passive collusion occurs when the spouse is out of touch with the emotional dynamics in the family and does not recognize that sexual abuse is occurring.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Marian says she thinks about how her moral decision will affect her relationships. This is a characteristic of:
    • A. 

      Postconventional level

    • B. 

      Personal orientation

    • C. 

      Cnventional level

    • D. 

      Care orientation

  • 25. 
    The concept of object permanencedevelops during the _____________stage.
    • A. 

      Sensorimotor

    • B. 

      Preoperational

    • C. 

      Concrete operational

    • D. 

      Formal operations

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