DEP2004: Chapter 1 & 2 Review
Terms in this set (10)
Plasticity refers to the _____.
potential for human traits to be molded during development but also to remain durable
Nature refers to _____ in development.
the genes people inherit
Socioeconomic status refers to an individual's _____.
The first step in the scientific method involves _____.
posing a question
Social learning theory indicates that learning occurs from _____.
observing and imitating others
A teratogen is any agent or condition that increases the risk for _____.
Except for the reproductive cell, every cell of a normal human being contains _____.
The average length of active labor in a first birth is _____.
about 12 hours
At the onset of the embryonic period, the _____ appear(s). It will eventually become the neural tube.
Every person begins life as a single cell, which is called a _____.