Developmental Psychopathology

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Developmental Psychology Quizzes & Trivia

Multiple-choice quiz


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Developmental disorders involve...
    • A. 

      A general delay in all areas of development

    • B. 

      A small delay in language acquisition

    • C. 

      A delay in a specific area of skill acquisition

    • D. 

      Or a qualitative distortion in multiple areas of development

  • 2. 
    Children with autism do not show...
    • A. 

      Differential attachments to their mothers

    • B. 

      Attachments that are functionally similar to those shown by typically developing children

    • C. 

      The same individual variation in the quality of attachments as do other groups of children

    • D. 

      Attachments that are functionally dissimilar to those shown by typically developing children

  • 3. 
    Triadic behaviours in autism. which of the following is untrue?
    • A. 

      Child with autism can engage in requesting behaviours (protoimperatives)

    • B. 

      Child with autism show deficits in sharing behaviours (protodeclaratives)

    • C. 

      Deficits in joint attention are pervasive in autism

    • D. 

      Child with autism show no deficits in and social referencing

  • 4. 
    Children with autism and smiling. which of the following is untrue?
    • A. 

      Children with austism engage in less directed smiling than others

    • B. 

      Children with autism engage in more directed smiling than others

    • C. 

      Children with autism engage in more undirected smiling than others

    • D. 

      Children with autism smile as often as others

  • 5. 
    Whic of the following is untrue
    • A. 

      Children with autism do not show pride

    • B. 

      Children with autism do not show embarresment

    • C. 

      Children with autism do not show self-conscious awareness

    • D. 

      Children with autism do not show anger

  • 6. 
    MSR and autism. which of the following is true?
    • A. 

      Children with autism can recognise themselves in a mirror at 18months (the typical age)

    • B. 

      Children with autism can recognise themselves in a mirror at about 4-6 years of age

    • C. 

      Children with autism can recognise themselves in a mirror at adolescence

    • D. 

      Children with autism will never be able to recognise themselves in a mirror