5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Erik Erikson
- cross-sectional study
- a a fertilized egg
- b The strong bond (social-emotional) a child forms with his or her primary caregiver.
- c neo-Freudian, humanistic; 8 psychosocial stages of development: theory shows how people evolve through the life span. Each stage is marked by a psychological crisis that involves confronting "Who am I?"
- d a study in which people of different ages are compared with one another
- e a disorder that appears in childhood and is marked by deficient communication, social interaction, and understanding of others' states of mind
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- In observational learning, a generalized idea that captures the important components, but not every exact detail. Pertaining to memory and person perception, a generalized idea about objects, people, and events that are encountered frequently.
- one's accumulated knowledge and verbal skills; tends to increase with age
- moral development; presented boys moral dilemmas and studied their responses and reasoning processes in making moral decisions. Most famous moral dilemma is "Heinz" who has an ill wife and cannot afford the medication. Should he steal the medication and why?
- the principle that properties such as mass, volume, and number remain the same despite changes in the forms of objects
- an optimal period shortly after birth when an organism's exposure to certain stimuli or experiences produces proper development
5 True/False Questions
formal operational stage → the third of Piaget's stages, when a child understands conversation but still is incapable of abstract thought
maturation → a disorder that appears in childhood and is marked by deficient communication, social interaction, and understanding of others' states of mind
egocentrism → the individual characteristics by which a thing or person is recognized or known
Jean Piaget → Four stage theory of cognitive development: 1. sensorimotor, 2. preoperational, 3. concrete operational, and 4. formal operational. He said that the two basic processes work in tandem to achieve cognitive growth-assimilation and accomodation
alzheimers disease → the overt expression of attitudes that indicate to others the degree of your maleness or femaleness