Developmentally Appropriate Practice Midterm Quiz Part 1

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Midterm Quizzes & Trivia

This final is a very important exam. Please take your time to read each question.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is an example of High Mobility?
    • A. 

      Running, Sitting, Walking

    • B. 

      Running , Climbing, Tricycle Riding

    • C. 

      Book Reading, Group activities, Climbing

  • 2. 
    What is an example of gross motor skills?
    • A. 

      Singing, Sitting, Writing

    • B. 

      Running , Climbing, Tricycle Riding

    • C. 

      Book Reading, Group activities, Climbing

  • 3. 
    What is an example of complex play?
    • A. 

      A student on a swing and a teacher pushing them

    • B. 

      A student riding a tricycle alone

    • C. 

      A student who has a shopping list and a shopping cart

  • 4. 
    What is an example of usingfine motor skills?
    • A. 

      A student writing with a crayon

    • B. 

      A student riding a tricycle alone

    • C. 

      A student with shopping list and walking with a shopping cart

  • 5. 
    True or False If a teacher gives early childhood students the power to choose and make choices they will disrespect the teacher and the classroom
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Why should a teacher display student work?
    • A. 

      Because the principal and the curriculum say so

    • B. 

      Because the child may get upset

    • C. 

      Because it creates positive self esteem

  • 7. 
    True or False If a teacher gives early childhood students the power to choose and make choices they will disrespect the teacher and the classroom
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    When should a teacher Not have to display student work?
    • A. 

      Because parents may visit the classroom

    • B. 

      Because the child may get upset

    • C. 

      Because it creates positive self esteem

  • 9. 
    Why are worksheets and worksheet assignments frowned upon in an appropriate classroom? Choose the best answer
    • A. 

      Because This work is better for older children

    • B. 

      Because it can be stressful

    • C. 

      Because the NAEYC is very strict

  • 10. 
    Why are students allowed to have choices in a DAP classroom? Choose the best answer
    • A. 

      Because This work is better for older children

    • B. 

      Because it can be stressful

    • C. 

      Because the student works in a natural way

  • 11. 
    What Could A Teacher Have In Their Room If They Have A Student With Special Needs(Disabilities) To Make them Feel At Home and Comfortable? 
    • A. 

      Display material and books with students with disabilities

    • B. 

      A wheelchair

    • C. 

      Bed and pillows

  • 12. 
    Which preoperational thought describes when an toddler or preschooler begins to to show the ability to attach meaning to objects, events and actions?
    • A. 

      Centration

    • B. 

      Egocentrism

    • C. 

      Concreteness

    • D. 

      Symbolic

  • 13. 
    Empathy is
    • A. 

      Being able to understand someone elses feelings and perspective

    • B. 

      Being able to sympathize

    • C. 

      Being able to read a students thoughts

  • 14. 
    What is a good example of irreversibility?
    • A. 

      The child who says that their absent parent is home because that parents car is outside

    • B. 

      The child who knows how to reverse in a toy car

    • C. 

      The child who begins a sentence in class and then cannot remember what he was going to say

  • 15. 
    Which preoperational thought describes when an toddler or preschooler begins to to show the ability to attach meaning to objects, events and actions?
    • A. 

      Centration

    • B. 

      Egocentrism

    • C. 

      Concreteness

    • D. 

      Symbolic

  • 16. 
    What is a good example of conservation?
    • A. 

      The child who says that their absent parent is home because their parents car is outside

    • B. 

      The child who thinks two cookies are the same as one cookie that has been broken in half

    • C. 

      The child who begins a sentence in class and then cannot remember what he was going to say

  • 17. 
    Which one is NOT a theory of Piaget.
    • A. 

      Scaffolding

    • B. 

      Conservation

    • C. 

      Sensorimotor

    • D. 

      Irreversibility

  • 18. 
    True or False Autonomy is when a child needs automatic assistance and help from an adult.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    According to the NAEYC ,  Developmentally Appropriate means
    • A. 

      Good work ethics, revised planning, and observation,thoughtful decisions

    • B. 

      A framework, an approach, a philosophy, age appropriate decisions

    • C. 

      Both answers

    • D. 

      Neither answer

  • 20. 
    Is the following appropriate or not appropriate? Children are taught by a rote method and style.   (Rote is when you teach the student by having them memorize without thought of the meaning)
    • A. 

      Appropriate

    • B. 

      Inappropriate

  • 21. 
    Teachers should ask good challenging questions to have children think more deeply
    • A. 

      Appropriate

    • B. 

      Inappropriate

  • 22. 
    Toddlers struggle to "Do it by themselves".  Even if tis hard to accomplish This is an example of
    • A. 

      Separateness

    • B. 

      Guidance

    • C. 

      Autonomy

  • 23. 
    When a child  has the inability to consider another persons point view.  This is :
    • A. 

      Facilitator

    • B. 

      Egocentric

    • C. 

      Didactic

  • 24. 
    Appropriate or Inappropriate Allowing Early Childhood children within a classroom to be able to play anmd make choices.
    • A. 

      Appropriate

    • B. 

      Inappropriate

  • 25. 
    Appropriate or Inappropriate Adults who care for infants must be able to demonstrate physicaltenderness and speaking with encouragement to the infants
    • A. 

      Appropriate

    • B. 

      Inappropriate

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