Marching to their own drummer
A passion to master
Not likely to excel at tasks in any other domain or area.
Likely to excel at tasks in other area or domains.
Being able to comphrend a scientific study
Being able to remember the details
Being able to understand the statistical analyses
Being able to evaluate the practical usefulness
Boys are more likely to have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Girls are more likely to have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
There are no significnt gender differences
Girls are more likely to be diagnosed as having attention deficit (ADHD),whereas boys are more likely to be referred for treatment
Parietal lobe:sharper color and peripheral vision.
Occipital lobe;better spacial skills.
Prefrontal cortex; improved attention, reasoning, and cognitive control.
Temporal lobe; eye-hand coordination.
Missusing the results of an intelligence test.
Giving an appropriate interpretation of an intelligence test.
Assuming that intelligence us composed of several different factors.
Not placing enough emphasis on intelligence.
The relative strengths and weakness within an individual.
Day to day changes in an individuals knowledge and skills.
Differences between individuals that change over time.
Differences between individuals that are stable over time.
The ability to mentally reverse action.
The ability to think abstractly.
Success in school.
Level of intelligence.
Serveral concrete operational cencepts do not appear in synchrony.
some cognitive abilities emerge earlier than piagets thought.
Children who are at one cognitive stage can be trained.
Culture and education exert less influence on childrens development than Piagets believed.
Almost all negative.
Almost all positive.
Mixed-some positive, some negative.
Not measurable enough to be significant.
A divorce may improve choldrens lives under some circumstances.
Divorces invitably impair childrens ablilty to adapt.
Competent children cannot be raised in a single-parent families.
Divorce has only minor effects in children.