Developing Person/ Practice Multiple Choice

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Devoping Person/ Practice Multiple choice


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  • 1. 
    Jimmy is trying to figure out who he is.  He is constantly exploring different types of roles, values, and friends.  Which Erik Erikson stage is Jimmy presently confronting.
    • A. 

      Generativity vs stagnation

    • B. 

      Intimacy vs isolation

    • C. 

      Trust vs mistrust

    • D. 

      Initiative vs guilt

    • E. 

      Identity vs role confusion

  • 2. 
    Jimmy was able to tell his teacher that even though the taller beaker appears to have more liquid; it is still the same amount that is in the round beaker.  This is an example of the achievement of ____________, which takes place in Piaget's ___________stage.
    • A. 

      Conservations; preoperational

    • B. 

      Conservations; sensorimotor

    • C. 

      Conservations; concrete

    • D. 

      Object permanence; sensorimotor

    • E. 

      Object permanence; concrete

  • 3. 
    According to Lev Vygotsky, the measurement of indication of what a child can do alone versus when other people are present is referred to as ____________.
    • A. 

      Zone of proximal development

    • B. 

      Assimilation

    • C. 

      Accommodation

    • D. 

      Imprinting

    • E. 

      Attachment

  • 4. 
    Who would best support this statement: "Morality is based on upholding relationships, which are especially important for women."
    • A. 

      Jean Piaget

    • B. 

      Erik Erikson

    • C. 

      Lawrence Kohlberg

    • D. 

      Parker Jones

    • E. 

      Carol Gilligan

  • 5. 
    Fluid intelligence is best described as
    • A. 

      Accumulated knowledge acuired throughout a lifetime

    • B. 

      How fast one is able to reason or come with an answer, which increases with age

    • C. 

      How fast one is able to reason or come with an answer, which decreases with age

    • D. 

      The emotional significance of another person

    • E. 

      Reproduction ability declining

  • 6. 
    An emotional bond between a care giver and another person is called
    • A. 

      Assimilation

    • B. 

      Lack of reversibility

    • C. 

      Animism

    • D. 

      Attachment

    • E. 

      Teratogens

  • 7. 
    Jimmy does not cheat on a test because simply the teacher has a rule that does not allow teaching.  This is an example of
    • A. 

      Preconventional morality

    • B. 

      Adolescence morality

    • C. 

      Conventional morality

    • D. 

      Post conventional morality

    • E. 

      Formal Morality

  • 8. 
    Jimmy's father does not seem to want to be bothered with what Jimmy says or does.  Jimmy feels that though his father does not care about him.  Jimmy's father would be classified as a
    • A. 

      Authoritative parent

    • B. 

      Adolescence morality

    • C. 

      Conventional morality

    • D. 

      Postconventional morality

    • E. 

      Formal Morality

  • 9. 
    The rooting reflex is defined as
    • A. 

      Necessary for feeding- touch a baby on the cheek and the baby turns his or her head in that direction

    • B. 

      Babies holding onto what ever touches their palm

    • C. 

      The first two weeks of development

    • D. 

      Occurring within the mother during conception

  • 10. 
    Thomas and Chess believed that people born with a specific type of emotional intensity that persisted throughout a person's life- this is referred to as
    • A. 

      Assimilation

    • B. 

      Reflexes

    • C. 

      Accomodation

    • D. 

      Schemas

    • E. 

      Temperament

  • 11. 
    Jimmy is told to act like a man and don't show tears when he is upset.  This is an example of a
    • A. 

      Gender identity

    • B. 

      Personal fable

    • C. 

      Gender role

    • D. 

      Morality concept

    • E. 

      Spotlight effect

  • 12. 
    A time period where certain developmental prodedures have to take place in order for development to continue positively is referred to as
    • A. 

      Chromosomes

    • B. 

      Reflexes

    • C. 

      Critical period

    • D. 

      Sex linked characteristics

    • E. 

      Assimilation

  • 13. 
    Deterioration of the neurotransmitter AcH is connected with which disease?
    • A. 

      Parkinson's diesease

    • B. 

      Senile dementia

    • C. 

      Alzheimer's diesease

    • D. 

      Schizophrenia

    • E. 

      Bipolar disorder

  • 14. 
    Schemas are
    • A. 

      The biological growth process that is not affected by learning

    • B. 

      Mental organizations or frameworks that help to interperate and organize information

    • C. 

      A specific type of emotional intensity present at birth

    • D. 

      Critical periods where certain developmental tasks must take place

    • E. 

      Sensory changes during the first two years of birth

  • 15. 
    Object permanence is described as the
    • A. 

      Ability to recognize that although the shape of the container changes the amount stays the same

    • B. 

      Searching for an object that can no longer be seen

    • C. 

      Inability to take into consideration another point of view

    • D. 

      Belief that inanimate objects are alive

    • E. 

      Blending new information into existing schemas

  • 16. 
    Harmful agents that could affect the development of the fetus are
    • A. 

      Assimilation

    • B. 

      Accomodation

    • C. 

      Teratogens

    • D. 

      Ego complex

    • E. 

      Zygotic

  • 17. 
    The organs that are responsible for sexual reproduction are reffered to as
    • A. 

      Secondary sex characteristics

    • B. 

      Primary sex characteristics

    • C. 

      Imprinting

    • D. 

      Bold sex characteristics

    • E. 

      Attachment funtions

  • 18. 
    Jimmy feels embarrassed when asked if oys should play with dolls.  Jimmy's embarrassment or thoughts that dolls are meant for females would be supported through the
    • A. 

      Ego integrity theory

    • B. 

      Attachment theory

    • C. 

      Social learning theory

    • D. 

      Gender schema

    • E. 

      Imprinting theory

  • 19. 
    Egocentrism is defined as the
    • A. 

      Belief that inanimate objects are alive

    • B. 

      The inability to reverse the sequence of actions or events

    • C. 

      The inability to take into consideration another person's point of view

    • D. 

      Abstract reasoning

    • E. 

      Continued searching for an object that is no longer present

  • 20. 
    Jimmy was just told that how he leaned to type was incorrect.  Jimmy's teacher told him that he would have to learn the proper technique in order to type correctly.  This new technique that Jimmy has to leran would be an example of
    • A. 

      Maturation

    • B. 

      Assimilation

    • C. 

      Temperament

    • D. 

      Reflex design

    • E. 

      Accomodation