Infant Development Ch. 1-7

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Development Quizzes & Trivia

Infant development


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In which reflex does a baby extends/flex it's arms and legs when placed on it's back/stomach?
    • A. 

      Rooting

    • B. 

      Morrow

    • C. 

      Labyrinthine

    • D. 

      Grasping

    • E. 

      Swimming

  • 2. 
    In the embryonic stage of prenatal development:
    • A. 

      The first cell divides in two.

    • B. 

      Motor, sensory, learning originates.

    • C. 

      The fetus experiences rapid growth.

    • D. 

      The physical appearance of the embryo is clearly human.

  • 3. 
    At what age in the womb do fetuses begin to suck/swallow amniotic fluid?
    • A. 

      12 weeks

    • B. 

      10 weeks

    • C. 

      8 weeks

    • D. 

      6 weeks

  • 4. 
    At what age can fetuses hear?
    • A. 

      5-10 weeks

    • B. 

      10-20 weeks

    • C. 

      22-24 weeks

    • D. 

      26-28 weeks

  • 5. 
    Which sense is the first to develop?
    • A. 

      Chemosensation

    • B. 

      Sight

    • C. 

      Pain

    • D. 

      Touch

  • 6. 
    Which stage of prenatal development lasts from 9 weeks until birth?
    • A. 

      Conceptual

    • B. 

      Fetal

    • C. 

      Embryonic

  • 7. 
    What is the definition of agency?
    • A. 

      Self is distinct

    • B. 

      Gearing actions for the future

    • C. 

      Finding new ways to get to one's goal

    • D. 

      Means-ends problem solving

  • 8. 
    At which age do infants begin to walk?
    • A. 

      6-8 months

    • B. 

      11-15 months

    • C. 

      9-10 months

    • D. 

      16-18 months

  • 9. 
    What is Piaget's 2nd stage of sensorimotor development?
    • A. 

      Secondary circular reactions

    • B. 

      Modification of reflexes

    • C. 

      Beginnings of thought-mental representation

    • D. 

      Primary circular reactions

  • 10. 
    When infants form a category on the spot it is known as:
    • A. 

      Category development

    • B. 

      Category creation

    • C. 

      Category formation

    • D. 

      Category possession

  • 11. 
    What happens in Piaget's 5th stage of sensorimotor development. tertiary circular reasoning?
    • A. 

      Invents new means via mental representation, imagining what will happen mentally before trying it out

    • B. 

      Novelty and exploration, deliberate trial and error

    • C. 

      Coordinated and intentional, means to an end, there is an intentional goal in mind

    • D. 

      Adjusts reflexes to meet needs in certain situations

  • 12. 
    What is the third stage of spatial and objects concepts?
    • A. 

      Deferred circular reactions: infant's object oriented play activity was interrupted, then infant resumes act

    • B. 

      Interrupted prehension: re-acquire an object when briefly out of sight

    • C. 

      Reconstruction of an invisible whole from a visible fraction: retrieves object partially covered

    • D. 

      Removal of obstacles preventing perception: pulls object away to recover x