5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Emerging adulthood
- The amygala and the prefrontal cortex
- a A person's ability to recover from or adapt to difficult times.
- b The pattern of continuity and change in human capabilities that occurs throughout life, involving both growth and decline.
- c During adolescence there are changes in the structure of the brain. Changes in which of the following brain structures are thought to be partially responsible for adolescent behavior?
- d The transitional period from adolescence to adulthood, spanning approximately 18-25 years of age.
- e In which of Piage's stages does object permanence happen?
5 Multiple choice questions
- An individual's biological inheritance, especially his or her genes
- A research technique that involves giving an infant a choice of what object to look at.
- The ways that infants use their caregiver, usually their mother, as a secure base from which to explore the environment.
- An individual's incorporation of new information into existing knowledge.
- During what ages does the concrete operational stage occur?
5 True/False questions
Gender roles → Many people feel that only girls should play with dolls. This is an example of____
Sensorimotor stage → Piage's first stage of cognitive development, lasting from birth to about 2 years of age, during which infants construct an understanding of the world by coordinating sensory experiences with motor (Physical) actions.
Nurture → An individual's biological inheritance, especially his or her genes
Preferential looking → An infant is repeatedly shown a picture of his mother's face and a picture of geometric shapes. Each time, the infant tends to gaze at the picture of his mother's face. This finding is an example of____
Authoritative parenting → A parenting style that encourages the child to be independent but that still places limits and controls on behavior.