Human Growth And Development Quiz Ch. 1 - 5 Part 2

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Human Growth And Development Quiz Ch. 1 - 5 Part 2

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  • 1. 
    A restriction of oxygen to the baby, lasting a few minutes during the birth process, which can produce cognitive defects. 
    • A. 

      Anorexia

    • B. 

      SIDS

    • C. 

      Oxygen-Restriction

    • D. 

      Anoxia

  • 2. 
    States that development proceeds from the center of the body outward.
    • A. 

      Cephalocaudal Principle

    • B. 

      Principle of Hierarchical Integration

    • C. 

      Proximodistal Principle

    • D. 

      Principle of Independence of Systems

  • 3. 
    The elimination of neurons as the result of nonuse or lack of stimulation
    • A. 

      Synaptic Cutting

    • B. 

      Synaptic Elimination

    • C. 

      Myelin Sheath

    • D. 

      Synaptic Pruning

  • 4. 
    Occurs when a stimulus or event is acted upon, perceived, and understood in accordance with existing patterns of thought.
    • A. 

      Accomodation

    • B. 

      Piaget’s Theory of Infancy Attainment of Knowledge

    • C. 

      Principle of Independence of Systems

    • D. 

      Assimiliation

  • 5. 
    The thick, greasy substance that covers the newborn and smoothes the passage through the birth canal. 
    • A. 

      Lanugo

    • B. 

      Cheese

    • C. 

      Vernix

    • D. 

      Plancetal Fluid

  • 6. 
    Suggests that different body systems grow at different rates.
    • A. 

      Principle of Independence of Systems

    • B. 

      Principle of Hierarchical Integration

    • C. 

      Cephalocaudal Principle

    • D. 

      Proximodistal Principle

  • 7. 
    Suggested that knowledge is the product of direct motor behavior, including obtaining schemes and manipulating them by using assimilation and accommodation. 
    • A. 

      Assimilation

    • B. 

      Behavioral Perspective

    • C. 

      Piaget’s Theory of Infancy Attainment of Knowledge

    • D. 

      Erikson's Pyschosocial Development

  • 8. 
    A standard measurement system that looks for a variety of indications of good health in newborns. It stands for appearance, pulse, grimace (reflexes), activity (muscles), and respiration, grading from 0-2 for each and a total of 0-10 for all categories. 
    • A. 

      APGAR Scale

    • B. 

      EP Scale

    • C. 

      Erikson's Scale

    • D. 

      Hospital Baby Scale

  • 9. 
    States that growth follows a pattern that begins with the head and upper body parts and then proceeds to the rest of the body.
    • A. 

      Proximodistal Principle

    • B. 

      Principle of Independence of Systems

    • C. 

      Principle of Hierarchical Integration

    • D. 

      Cephalocaudal Principle

  • 10. 
    The fine, dark fuzz that cover the newborn’s body.
    • A. 

      Vernix

    • B. 

      Cheese

    • C. 

      Lanugo

    • D. 

      APGAR Scale

  • 11. 
    States that simple skills typically develop separately and independently but are later integrated into more complex skills.
    • A. 

      Principle of Independence of Systems

    • B. 

      Cephalocaudal Principle

    • C. 

      Proximodistal Principle

    • D. 

      Principle of Hierarchical Integration

  • 12. 
    When we change our existing ways of thinking, understanding, or behaving in response to encounters with NEW stimuli or events. 
    • A. 

      Accommodation

    • B. 

      Assimilation

    • C. 

      Attachment

    • D. 

      Emotional Reactivity

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