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5 Matching questions

  1. Autism
  2. Cognition
  3. Menarche
  4. Conservation
  5. Object Permanence
  1. a the awareness that things continue to exist even when not perceived
  2. b the first menstrual period
  3. c all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, remembering, and communicating
  4. d a disorder that appears in childhood and is marked by deficient communication, social interaction, and understanding of others' states of mind
  5. e 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

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation
  2. in Erikson's theory, the ability to form close, loving relationships; a primary developmental task in late adolescence and early adulthood
  3. physical and cognitive abnormalities in children caused by a pregnant woman's heavy drinking. In severe cases, symptoms include noticeable facial misproportions.
  4. a sense of one's identity and personal worth. all our thoughts and feelings about ourselves, in order to answer the question, "Who am i?"
  5. the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertilization through the second month

5 True/False questions

  1. Cross-Sectional Studyresearch in which the same people are restudied and retested over a long period


  2. Sensorimotor Stagein Piaget's theory, the stage (from about 2 to 6 or 7 years of age) during which a child learns to use language but does not yet comprehend the mental operations of concrete logic


  3. Assimilationdecreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation


  4. Accommodationinterpreting one's new experience in terms of one's existing schemas


  5. Schemathe fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell division and develops into an embryo