5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Gender Typing
- Social Learning Theory
- Social Identity
- a All the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, remembering and communicating.
- b The principle (which Piaget believed to be a part of concrete operational reasoning) the properties such as mass, volume and number remain the same despite changes in the forms of objects.
- c The acquisition of a traditional masculine or feminine role.
- d The theory that we learn social behavior by observing and imitating and by being rewarded or punished.
- e The "we" aspect of our self-concept; the part of our answer to "Who am I?" that comes from our group memberships.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception to birth.
- The transition period from childhood to adulthood, extending from puberty to independence.
- In Piaget's theory, the stage of cognitive development (from about 6 or 7 to 11 years of age) during which children gain the mental operations that enable them to think logically about concrete events.
- A set of expectations (norms) about a social position, defining how those in the position ought to behave.
- A study in which people of different ages are compared with one another.
- This study would be used to ensure that results were accurate across the life span.
5 True/False Questions
Morpheme → A meaningful morphological unit of a language that cannot be further divided (e.g., in, come, -ing, forming incoming).
Menarch → The first menstrual cycle.
- Comes at the beginning of puberty and often leads to the beginning of new psychosexual stages and emotional stages etc.
Sensorimotor Stage → Parents impose rules and expect obedience: "Don't interrupt." "Keep your room clean." "Don't stay out late or you'll be grounded." "Why? Because I said so."
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome → (FAS) Physical and cognitive abnormalities in children caused by a pregnant woman's heavy drinking. In severe cases, symptoms include noticeable facial misproportions.
Y Chromosome → The sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have two X chromosomes; males have one. An X chromosome from each parent produces a female child.