Psychology Quiz On Early Childhood Development! Trivia

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Psychology Quiz On Early Childhood Development! Trivia - Quiz

Why is psychology during early childhood development essential? Psychology during early childhood development is crucial because you can identify learning concerns early on. You can also pinpoint any behaviors that are not typical or normal for a growing child. Children may develop differently from each other as individuals, but there is a definite standard of routine, even with their weight. This quiz shows you why early childhood is a crucial time.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Behavioral theories of learning emphasize?
  • 2. 
    Rays temper tantrums have finally driven his mother to her wit's end. Rays mom says she will ignore the tantrums no matter what. This plan is an example of 
  • 3. 
    Operant conditioning differs from classical conditioning by
  • 4. 
    Mr. Lynch always uses his mean face to shop undesirable behavior in his 1st-period class. However, even though he looks at Tommy with his mean face he still talks out of turn. Tommy is talking out of turn more and more frequently. For Tommy, the mean face is apparently a
  • 5. 
    Removing an aversive stimulus to increase the frequency of behavior exemplifies...
  • 6. 
    You take out the garbage in order to get your father to stop pestering you. Your behavior is influenced by
  • 7. 
    Please remember to put your name on each page is an example of what?
  • 8. 
    The most effective reprimands are those that are 
  • 9. 
    Gaining weight from ages 2-3 is an example of what
  • 10. 
    All developmental theories have the following general principle in common: Development is/occurs
  • 11. 
    If John is introduced to the concept of fractions today he will not be able to start adding and subtracting them tomorrow. what general principle of development is illustrated.
  • 12. 
    The last part of the brain to develop fully is the 
  • 13. 
    According to Piaget the foundation for development in all humans is supplied by 
  • 14. 
    Piaget's basic blocks of think and memory are 
  • 15. 
    Jennie saw a rock sinking in water "All rocks sink" Then she saw pumice float and was told it was a rock. She was asked again if all rocks sink "Well most do" In Piaget's terms, what process did Jeannine use
  • 16. 
    When we try a particular strategy and it does not work the discomfort we experience is called
  • 17. 
    According to Piaget people pass through the four stages of cognitive development.
  • 18. 
    Michelle covers her own eyes b/c she thinks her friends won't see her. What stage of Piaget's cognitive theory.
  • 19. 
    In the sensorimotor stage of development, a child begins to develop________
  • 20. 
    Billy refuses to drink his orange juice from the 1/2 full glass he wants his favorite cup b/c when the same juice is dumped in there it appears full. What cognitive concept is this? (Piaget)
  • 21. 
    According to Vygotsky, a child cultural development is 
  • 22. 
    Vygotsky's view of cognitive development differs from Piagets in the importance and emphasis placed on a person's_______
  • 23. 
    The role of "private speech" in Vygotsky's view is to 
  • 24. 
    According to Vygotsky, scaffolding represents 
  • 25. 
    The zone of proximal development is the area where students may solve a problem__________
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