Drugs During For Pregnant Woman

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Drugs During For Pregnant Woman

In this quiz, you will get multiple choice questions on Pregnant women, fertilization, brain development. Let's start and learn now!


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  • 1. 
    When sound waves produced by an animal excite receptors in 2-year-old Ben's ears, ___ has occurred. When that sound is identified as being the "moo" of a cow, ___ has occurred.
    • A. 

      Sensation; perception

    • B. 

      Basic perception; intermodal perception

    • C. 

      Perception; sensation

    • D. 

      Reception; senation

  • 2. 
    Since the birth of her baby, Rene has been feeling postpartum blues, demonstrating what behavior?
    • A. 

      Mild depression and anxiety

    • B. 

      Severe depression and anxiety

    • C. 

      Hallucinations and delusions

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    A developmental psychologist with a strong belief in the influence of nurture on social development would most likely explain a youngster's behavioral problem by saying:
    • A. 

      It's in his genes

    • B. 

      He's just a late bloomer

    • C. 

      He was raised by incompetent parents

    • D. 

      He probably had a traumatic prenatal period

  • 4. 
    Cathy is in Erikson's autonomy vs shame and doubt stage and has spilled a jug of milk while trying to pour it into a cup. According to Erikson her father should:
    • A. 

      Punish Cathy for her carelessness

    • B. 

      Ignore the event entirely

    • C. 

      Quickly clean up the mess so Cathy doesn't experience any shame or doubt.

    • D. 

      Recognize that Cathy needs to experience some shame and doubt for the best psychosocial development.

  • 5. 
    When he was 6 years old, Ron could recite the Pledge of Allegiance from memory. When Ron was 9 years old, he began to understand what the terms pledge and republic meant. Finally, at age 12, Ron realized the political importance of this pledge. This illustrates the concept of
    • A. 

      Cognitive development

    • B. 

      Kinesthetic development

    • C. 

      Biological development

    • D. 

      Socioemotional development

  • 6. 
    Bandura's social cognitive theory identified that immediately after children watched a model hitting a blow-up Bobo doll these children 
    • A. 

      Were less likely to be violent as they played in the same setting

    • B. 

      Were more likely to be violent as they played in the same setting

    • C. 

      Were not influenced by the model at all

    • D. 

      Boys were more likely to be violent but girls were less likely to be violent

  • 7. 
    At the center of Bronfenbrenner's environmental system is the 
    • A. 

      Individual

    • B. 

      Microsystem

    • C. 

      Exosystem

    • D. 

      Chronosystem

  • 8. 
    Correlation ___________ causation
    • A. 

      Equals

    • B. 

      Does not equal

    • C. 

      Proves

    • D. 

      Is not related to

  • 9. 
    _________________ is using an ethnic label such as African American or Latino in a superficial way that portrays an ethnic group as being more homogeneous than it really is.
    • A. 

      Ethnic value-free

    • B. 

      Ethnicity interpretation

    • C. 

      Ethnic gloss

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 10. 
    The basic premise of identical-twins-reared-apart research is-that the origins of a behavior can be identified by
    • A. 

      Varying both genetics and the environment.

    • B. 

      Holding both the environment and genetics constant.

    • C. 

      Holding an environment constant while varying genetics.

    • D. 

      Holding genetics constant while varying the environment.

  • 11. 
    In the_________________ view of social cognitive theory, the evolutionary pressures create changes in biological structures for the use of tools, which enable organisms to manipulate, alter, and construct new environmental conditions.
    • A. 

      One-sided evoluionsim

    • B. 

      Physical evolutionism

    • C. 

      Bidirectional

    • D. 

      Monodirectional

  • 12. 
    What is the chromosomal pattern for females?
    • A. 

      XX chromosome pattern

    • B. 

      XY chromosome pattern

    • C. 

      XXY chromosome pattern

    • D. 

      YY chromosome pattern

  • 13. 
    If a pregnant woman is using drugs during her pregnancy and the baby is born with an addiction, this would be an example of
    • A. 

      Nature

    • B. 

      Nurture

    • C. 

      Continuity

    • D. 

      Maturation

  • 14. 
    One study (Golombok et al., 2001) investigated the socioemotional development of children in three types of families: families created by in vitro fertilization, adopted families, and naturally conceived families. What were the findings of the study?
    • A. 

      The adoptive families experienced superior bonding and attachment in comparison to the control group families.

    • B. 

      The families created by reproductive technologies experienced inferior bonding and attachment in comparison to the control group families.

    • C. 

      The families created by natural conception were more cohesive.

    • D. 

      There were no differences between the three types of families on any of the measures of children's socioemotional development.

  • 15. 
    __________________________ correlations occur when children seek out environments that they find compatible and stimulating, which means finding a setting that is suited to one's abilities. 
    • A. 

      Active (niche-picking) genotype-environment

    • B. 

      Evocative genotype-environment

    • C. 

      Passive genotype-environment

    • D. 

      Shared environmental

  • 16. 
    Which of the following locations would not be considered for a naturalistic observation?
    • A. 

      A home

    • B. 

      A daycare center

    • C. 

      A child-study lab at the university

    • D. 

      A sporting event

  • 17. 
    A person's intelligence, temperament, height, weight, ability to pitch a baseball, and ability to read are all examples of   ________ and ______ working together.
    • A. 

      Shared experiences; nonshared experiences

    • B. 

      Emergence; non-emergence

    • C. 

      Heredity; environment

    • D. 

      Genotype; phenotype

  • 18. 
    ______________________ is a way of holding a preterm infant so that there is skin-to-skin contact. The baby is wearing only a diaper and is held upright against the parent's bare chest.
    • A. 

      Kangaroo care

    • B. 

      Neonatal holding

    • C. 

      Toddler bonding

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 19. 
    Which of the statements below is true?
    • A. 

      Perceptual and motor development do not occur in isolation from one another but instead are coupled.

    • B. 

      Perceptual and cognitive development do occur in isolation and are not coupled.

    • C. 

      Perceptual development is always displayed separately.

    • D. 

      Motor development is always displayed separately.

  • 20. 
    Fertilization occurs when one single sperm unites with an ovum. This takes place in the
    • A. 

      Uterus

    • B. 

      Vagina

    • C. 

      Fallopian tube

    • D. 

      Cervix

  • 21. 
    The placenta develops from
    • A. 

      Blood

    • B. 

      Dead cells

    • C. 

      Maternal wastes

    • D. 

      The fertilized egg

  • 22. 
    Sally (who is 5 weeks pregnant) and Norma (who is 5 months pregnant) both work in a plant that produces toxic chemicals. One day there is an accident and both are exposed to a number of these chemicals. Sally's physician tells her that they are going to watch for liver damage in the fetus she is carrying, whereai Norma's physician tells her that her baby may be born smaller than expected. The physicians likely have such differing concerns because
    • A. 

      The effects of chemicals on prenatal development can never be predicted.

    • B. 

      One of the physicians is a female while the other is male.

    • C. 

      Differing aspects of development are vulnerable to damage at different times during development.

    • D. 

      Older doctors are taught to focus on organ formation while newly trained physicians focus on global aspects of development.

  • 23. 
    Two-year-old Donald has below-average intelligence, had a heart defect, and facial deformities. Based on this description, a physician would likely hypothesize that Donald's mother
    • A. 

      Smoked throughout her pregnancy.

    • B. 

      Was exposed to German measles during her pregnancy.

    • C. 

      Drank alcohol throughout her pregnancy.

    • D. 

      Had AIDS when she was carrying Donald.

  • 24. 
    If a pregnant woman contracts an active case of____________ close to her delivery date, a cesarean section can be performed to prevent the virus from infecting the newborn.
    • A. 

      Rubella

    • B. 

      Syphillis

    • C. 

      Genital herpes

    • D. 

      Chicken pox

  • 25. 
    If a pregnant woman contracts an active case of____________ close to her delivery date, a cesarean section can be performed to prevent the virus from infecting the newborn.
    • A. 

      Apgar Scale

    • B. 

      Brazelton Neonatal Behavioral Assessment

    • C. 

      Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children

    • D. 

      Sonography