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Which of the following is not a component of sternberg's triangular theory of love?
According to erik erikson, what must individuals achieve before they can develop intimacy?
an identity
What is an individuals behavioral style and characteristic emotional respones?
according to robert sternberg's triarchic theory of love, love is characterized by the dimensions of...
passion, commitment, and intimacy
indiduals with an anxious attachment style...
demand closeness in relationships and are more emtional.
On average, divorced adults remarry within how many years after thier divorce
one of the benefits of marriage is?
increased longevity
avoidant individuals...
tend to distance themselves from thier partner
what isnt an advantage of being a single adult?
forming intimate relationships with other adults
what isnt a component of a moral personality?
moral decisions
erik erikson's 4rth stage of development, appearing during middle and late childhood is called
industry vs inferiority
children who are bullied have increased feelings of
all of the following are peer except
which of the following terms refers to self-evaluations in the different domains of an individuals life?
in which of the following areas has it been found that girls exhibit better skills then boys?
verbal skills
during the elementary years a child's self-understanding includes increasing refrence to all of the following except?
physical characteristics
the term that describes the extenet to which children are liked or disliked by their peer group is
sociometric status
a girls first menstruation is called
what is the 2nd leading cause of death in adolescence?
behind the 1st wisker and the widening of hips in girls is a flood of WHAT powerful chemical substances secreted by the endocrine glands and carried threw the body by the bloodstream
recent research has found that early maturing girls are more likely than late maturing girls to be
depressed, become alcholic, and/or have an eating disorder
which of the following groups is death threw homicide especially common in adolescene?
African american males
according to jean piaget adolescents differ from younger children to that younger childeren cannot..
systematically test hypotheses.
what is the heightend self-consciousness of adolescents?
anorexia nervosa is
an eating disorder that involves the relentless pursuit of thinness threw starvation
personal fable and imaginary audience are parts of adolescent...
emerging adulthood is a time frame during which most indidviduals are?...
sexually active and unmarried
binge drinking would be most common among which of the following groups
college men staying in fraternity houses
the transition from adolescence to adulthood has been referred to as emerging adulthood, which occurs from approx. how many years of age?
manny has contracted a virus that is destorying his body's immune system. Manny most likely has..
in deleoping countries, marriage, the marker for entry into adulthood usually occurs WHEN in the adulthood markers in the US?
much earlier than
researchers have found that male rapists share the following characteristcs: aggression enhances thier sense of pwer or masculinity; they are angry ar women in general; and...
they want to hurt and humilate thier victims
which of the following statements about working while in college is true?
working more hours results in decreased grades
all the following are key features identified by jeffrey arnett as characterizing emerging adulthood except
in developing countries the most widely recognized marker of entry into adulthood is
getting married