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5 Matching questions

  1. vygotsky
  2. irreversibility
  3. logical extension
  4. conservation
  5. fast mapping
  1. a The process by which children map a word onto an underlying concept after only one exposure to the word.
  2. b the quality of being irreversible (once done it cannot be changed)
  3. c the principle (which Piaget believed to be a part of concrete operational reasoning) that properties such as mass, volume, and number remain the same despite changes in the forms of objects
  4. d after learning a word children use it to describe other objects in the same category
  5. e theorist focused on the social world of people when explaining cognitive development.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. maturation of the brain's prefrontal cortex appears to be the reason for the age-related advance in children
  2. the idea that children attempt to explain everything they see and hear by constructing theories (where baby's come from)
  3. a function of speech by which a person's cognitive skills are refined and extended through both formal instruction and casual conversation.
  4. cognitive development between the ages of about 2 and 6; it includes languages and imagination (in addition to the senses and motor skills of infancy), but logical, operational thinking is not yet possible
  5. Occurs when grammatical rules are incorrectly generalized to irregular cases where they do not apply. Example: "I hitted the ball."

5 True/False questions

  1. egocentrismPiaget's term for children's tendency to think about the world entirely from their own personal perspective

          

  2. guided participationthe principle (which Piaget believed to be a part of concrete operational reasoning) that properties such as mass, volume, and number remain the same despite changes in the forms of objects

          

  3. languagetheorist that developed a series of stages in which an individual passes during cognitive development.

          

  4. centrationthe principle (which Piaget believed to be a part of concrete operational reasoning) that properties such as mass, volume, and number remain the same despite changes in the forms of objects

          

  5. piaget24 month (short sentences and limited vocab) 6 year old (understand and discuss almost anything)

          

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