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Module 3.2
Social Constructivist Approach
Zone of proximal development
Schema
The Formal Operational Stage
Approach that emphasizes the social contexts of learning and…
Phase of learning during which children can benefit from inst…
A mental concept or framework that is useful in organizing an…
This stage emerges at 11 to 15 years of age... Formal operationa…
Social Constructivist Approach
Approach that emphasizes the social contexts of learning and…
Zone of proximal development
Phase of learning during which children can benefit from inst…
CFD 375C Test 3
Episodic Memory
Semantic Memory
Explicit Memory
Implicit Memory
Retention of information about where and when of lives happen…
Person's knowledge about the world
Memory of facts and experiences that individuals consciously…
Memory without conscious recollection... ex. Driving a car
Episodic Memory
Retention of information about where and when of lives happen…
Semantic Memory
Person's knowledge about the world
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Chapter 6 for Psych of Aging test 2
Schaie's Seattle Longitudinal Study
terminal drop
Acquisitive stage
Achieving stage
one of the most extensive psychological research studies of h…
the steep decline on tests of intellectual ability often show…
gain as much knowledge and acquire as many skills as possible…
apply the knowledge to achieving long-term goals
Schaie's Seattle Longitudinal Study
one of the most extensive psychological research studies of h…
terminal drop
the steep decline on tests of intellectual ability often show…
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PSY CH15: vocab
cellular clock theory
divided attention
episodic memory
explicit memory
Leonard Hayflick's proposition that the maximum number of tim…
State of concentrating on more than one activity at the same…
Retention of information about the where and when of life's h…
Memory of facts and experiences that individuals consciously…
cellular clock theory
Leonard Hayflick's proposition that the maximum number of tim…
divided attention
State of concentrating on more than one activity at the same…
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developmental psych chapter 18
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
selective attention
divided attention
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
The culture-based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
Focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
Concentrating on more than one activity at the same time.
cognitive mechanics
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
cognitive pragmatics
The culture-based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
Late Adulthood
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
selective attention
divided attention
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
the culture-based "software" of the mind; it involves reading…
ability to fous on relevant information while screening out i…
Concentrating on more than one activity at the same time.
cognitive mechanics
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
cognitive pragmatics
the culture-based "software" of the mind; it involves reading…
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Chapter 18-Definitions Psychology
Cognitive Mechanics
Cognitive Pragmatics
Selective Attention
Divided Attention
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
the culture-based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
Focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
Concentrating on more than one activity at the same time.
Cognitive Mechanics
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
Cognitive Pragmatics
the culture-based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
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Psychology Chapter 8
Intelligence
Mental Age
Who discovered Mental Age?
Normal Distribution
ability to solve problems and to adapt... and learn from experi…
individual's level of mental development relative to that of…
Alfred Binet
bell shaped curve with a majority of the cases falling in the…
Intelligence
ability to solve problems and to adapt... and learn from experi…
Mental Age
individual's level of mental development relative to that of…
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Psy ch. 8
Intelligence
Intelligence quotient (IQ)
Mental age (MA)
Emotional intelligence
The ability to solve problems and to adapt to and learn from…
An individual's mental age divided by chronological age, mult…
An individual's level of mental development relative to that…
The ability to perceive and express emotions accurately and a…
Intelligence
The ability to solve problems and to adapt to and learn from…
Intelligence quotient (IQ)
An individual's mental age divided by chronological age, mult…
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CFD 375C Test 3
Episodic Memory
Semantic Memory
Episodic ________ more than semantic
Explicit Memory (declarative memory)
Retention of information about where and when of lives happen…
Person's knowledge about the world (field of expertise etc) L…
Declines
Memory of facts and experiences that individuals consciously…
Episodic Memory
Retention of information about where and when of lives happen…
Semantic Memory
Person's knowledge about the world (field of expertise etc) L…
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Chapter 8 Exam
Intelligence
What is the formula for I.Q.?
Robert Sternberg's Triarchic Theory of…
Howard Gardner's Theory of Multiple In…
The ability to solve problems, and the capacity to adapt and…
MA/CA X 100
...
...
Intelligence
The ability to solve problems, and the capacity to adapt and…
What is the formula for I.Q.?
MA/CA X 100
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Final Exam
Selective Attention
Explicit Memory
Semantic Memory
Episodic Memory
Focusing on a specific aspect of experience.
Memory with awareness; information can be consciously recolle…
Memory not tied to personal experiences; general facts and de…
Memory tied to your own experiences
Selective Attention
Focusing on a specific aspect of experience.
Explicit Memory
Memory with awareness; information can be consciously recolle…
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Intelligence (chapter 8)
Intelligence
Mental age (MA)
Intelligence Quotient (IQ)
Normal Distribution
the ability to solve problems and to adapt to and learn from…
an individual's level of mental development relative to that…
an individual's mental age divided by chronological age, mult…
a symmetrical, bell-shaped curve with a majority of the cases…
Intelligence
the ability to solve problems and to adapt to and learn from…
Mental age (MA)
an individual's level of mental development relative to that…
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The Brain and Cognitive Development- Chapter 3
neuroconstructivist view
neurons
myelination
synapses
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
the process by which the axon portion of the neuron becomes c…
Gaps between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
neuroconstructivist view
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
neurons
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
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314- Chapter 18
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
selective attention
divided attention
"hardware" of the mind; reflect the neurophysiological archit…
"software" of the mind. Include reading and writing skills, l…
focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
concentrating on more than one activity at the same time
cognitive mechanics
"hardware" of the mind; reflect the neurophysiological archit…
cognitive pragmatics
"software" of the mind. Include reading and writing skills, l…
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Lifespan Chapter 8
Intelligence
Binet Tests
Gender in intelligence
Poverty in Intelligence
The ability to solve problems and to adapt and learn from exp…
Mental age (MA) — individual's level of mental development re…
Boys and girls tend to be equivalent in most aspects of intel…
The more years children spend in poverty, the lower their IQs…
Intelligence
The ability to solve problems and to adapt and learn from exp…
Binet Tests
Mental age (MA) — individual's level of mental development re…
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Psychology of Adolescence Chapter THREE
neuroconstructivist view
neurons
myelination
synapses
developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
nerve cells, which are the nervous systems basic units
the process by which the axon portion of the neuron becomes c…
gaps between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
neuroconstructivist view
developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
neurons
nerve cells, which are the nervous systems basic units
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Chapter 15 2
cellular clock theory
divided attention
episodic memory
explicit memory
Leonard Hayflick's proposition that the maximum number of tim…
State of concentrating on more than one activity at the same…
Retention of information about the where and when of life's h…
Memory of facts and experiences that individuals consciously…
cellular clock theory
Leonard Hayflick's proposition that the maximum number of tim…
divided attention
State of concentrating on more than one activity at the same…
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Chapter 18 late adulthood
executive functioning
decision making
wisdom
terminal decline
aspects of working memory that decline in older adults involv…
preserved rather well in older adults
expert knowledge about the practical aspects of life that per…
best described as slow and steady
executive functioning
aspects of working memory that decline in older adults involv…
decision making
preserved rather well in older adults
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Psych-Chapter 3: The Brain and Cognitive Development
neuroconstructivist view
neurons
myelination
synapses
developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
the process by which the axon portion of the neuron becomes c…
gap's between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
neuroconstructivist view
developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
neurons
nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
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Chapter 3 Vocab
Neuroconstructivist View
Neurons
Myelination
Synapses
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
The process by which the axon portion of the neuron becomes c…
Gaps between neurons where connections between the axon and d…
Neuroconstructivist View
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Neurons
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
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ch. 15 vocab
Alzheimer's disease
arthritis
cataracts
dementia
a progressive, irreversible brain disorder characterized by a…
inflammation of the joints that is accompanied by pain, stiff…
involve a thickening of the lens of the eye that causes visio…
a global term for any neurological disorder in which the prim…
Alzheimer's disease
a progressive, irreversible brain disorder characterized by a…
arthritis
inflammation of the joints that is accompanied by pain, stiff…
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Ch. 18 Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
cognitive mechanics
less likely
- the 'hardware' of the mind reflecting the neurophysiologica…
- the culture-based 'software' of the mind... - includes reading…
which can decline as early as midlife: cognitive mechanics or…
are older adults more likely or less likely to ignore distrac…
cognitive mechanics
- the 'hardware' of the mind reflecting the neurophysiologica…
cognitive pragmatics
- the culture-based 'software' of the mind... - includes reading…
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CH 15 PYSC 213 VOCAB
Alzheimer's disease
arthritis
cataracts
dementia
a progressive, irreversible brain disorder characterized by a…
inflammation of the joints that is accompanied by pain, stiff…
involve a thickening of the lens of the eye that causes visio…
a global term for any neurological disorder in which the prim…
Alzheimer's disease
a progressive, irreversible brain disorder characterized by a…
arthritis
inflammation of the joints that is accompanied by pain, stiff…
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developmental chap. 15 vocab
Alzheimer's disease
arthritis
cataracts
dementia
: a progressive, irreversible brain disorder characterized by…
inflammation of the joints that is accompanied by pain, stiff…
involve a thickening of the lens of the eye that causes visio…
a global term for any neurological disorder in which the prim…
Alzheimer's disease
: a progressive, irreversible brain disorder characterized by…
arthritis
inflammation of the joints that is accompanied by pain, stiff…
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Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Neuroconstructivist view
Neurons
Myelination
Synapses
developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
the process by which the icon portion of the neuron becomes c…
gaps between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
Neuroconstructivist view
developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Neurons
nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
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Chapter 3
neuroconstructivist view
neurons
myelination
synapses
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
The process by which the axon portion of the neuron becomes c…
Gaps between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
neuroconstructivist view
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
neurons
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units
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Psy 220 ch 15
life span
life expectancy
evolutionary theory of aging
cellular clock theory
the upper boundary of life, the maximum number of years an in…
the number of years that will probably be lived by the averag…
the view that natural selection has not eliminated many harmf…
Leonard Hayflick's theory that the maximum number of times th…
life span
the upper boundary of life, the maximum number of years an in…
life expectancy
the number of years that will probably be lived by the averag…
Chapter 15: Late Adulthood Part I
Alzheimer disease
arthritis
cataracts
cellular clock theory
A progressive, irreversible brain disorder characterized by a…
Inflammation of the joints that is accompanied by pain, stiff…
Involve a thickening of the lens of the eye that causes visio…
Leonard Hayflick's theory that the maximum number of times th…
Alzheimer disease
A progressive, irreversible brain disorder characterized by a…
arthritis
Inflammation of the joints that is accompanied by pain, stiff…
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CHAPTER 18: cognitive development in late adulthood
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
selective attention
divided attention
the "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
the culture-based "software programs" of the mind. cognitive…
focusing on specific aspect of experience that is relevant wh…
concentrating on more than one activity at the same time
cognitive mechanics
the "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
cognitive pragmatics
the culture-based "software programs" of the mind. cognitive…
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Adolescence 3
neuroconstructivist view
Neurons
Myelination
synapses
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's... basic units.
The process by which the axon... portion of the neuron becomes c…
Gaps between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
neuroconstructivist view
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Neurons
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's... basic units.
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Developmental Psych Final
Personality in old adults
Personality in old adults
Older adults have a reduced capacity a…
It is possible to maintain performance…
Transition into late adulthood was characterized by increases…
Higher conscientiousness, extraversion, and openness were rel…
selection
Optimization
Personality in old adults
Transition into late adulthood was characterized by increases…
Personality in old adults
Higher conscientiousness, extraversion, and openness were rel…
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CHPT.3 key terms
Neuroconstructivist view
Neurons
Myelination
Synapses
Developmental perspective in which biological processes & env…
Nerve cell, which are the nervous system's basic units
The process by which the axon portion of the neuron becomes c…
Gaps between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
Neuroconstructivist view
Developmental perspective in which biological processes & env…
Neurons
Nerve cell, which are the nervous system's basic units
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Lifespan Ch 18
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
selective attention
divided attention
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
The culture-based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
Focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant w…
Concentrating on more than one activity at the same time
cognitive mechanics
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
cognitive pragmatics
The culture-based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
Cognitive development in late adulthood
Cognitive mechanics
Cognitive pragmatics
Episodic memory
Semantic memory
The hardware of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological a…
The culture- based software programs of the mind. Cognitive p…
The retention of information about where and when of life's h…
A persons knowledge about the world- including ones fields of…
Cognitive mechanics
The hardware of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological a…
Cognitive pragmatics
The culture- based software programs of the mind. Cognitive p…
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PSY 110 Chapter 18 Key Terms
Cognitive Mechanics
Cognitive Pragmatics
Selective Attention
Divided Attention
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
The culture-based "software program" of the mind. Cognitive p…
Focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
Concentrating on more than one activity at the same time.
Cognitive Mechanics
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
Cognitive Pragmatics
The culture-based "software program" of the mind. Cognitive p…
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Chapter 18
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
selective attention
divided attention
the "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
the culture based "software programs" of the mind. include re…
focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
concentrating on more than one activity at the same time
cognitive mechanics
the "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
cognitive pragmatics
the culture based "software programs" of the mind. include re…
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Chapter 18 Vocab
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
selective attention
divided attention
hardware of the mind and reflect the neurophysiological archi…
culture based software, include reading and writing
focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
concentrating on more than one activity at a time
cognitive mechanics
hardware of the mind and reflect the neurophysiological archi…
cognitive pragmatics
culture based software, include reading and writing
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HDFS 3430 Chapter 3: Brain and Cognition
Neuroconstructivist view
Neurons
Myelination
Synapses
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units.
The process by which the axon portion of the neuron becomes c…
Gaps between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
Neuroconstructivist view
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Neurons
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units.
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Chapter 3 & 4 & 9 Adolescent Development
neuroconstructivist view
neurons
synapses
corpus callosum
developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units.
gaps between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
a large bundle of axon fibers that connect the brain's left a…
neuroconstructivist view
developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
neurons
nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units.
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PSYC321: Chapter 18
Cognitive Mechanics
Cognitive Pragmatics
Selective Attention
Divided Attention
the "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
the culture-based "software programs" of the mind. These incl…
focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
concentrating on more than one activity at the same time
Cognitive Mechanics
the "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
Cognitive Pragmatics
the culture-based "software programs" of the mind. These incl…
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Late Adulthood
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
selective attention
divided attention
"hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological arc…
culture based "software programs" of the mind. Include readin…
focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
concentrating on more than one activity at the same time
cognitive mechanics
"hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological arc…
cognitive pragmatics
culture based "software programs" of the mind. Include readin…
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Chapter 15: Physical and Cognitive Development in Late Adulthood
life span
life expectancy
evolutionary theory of aging
cellular clock theory
The upper boundary of life, which is the maximum number of ye…
The number of years that will probably be lived by the averag…
The view that natural selection has not eliminated many harmf…
Leonard Hayflick's theory that the maximum number of times hu…
life span
The upper boundary of life, which is the maximum number of ye…
life expectancy
The number of years that will probably be lived by the averag…
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Chapter 18
Cognitive mechanics
Cognitive pragmatics
Selective attention
Divided attention
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
The culture-based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
Focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
Concentrating on more than one activity at the same time
Cognitive mechanics
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
Cognitive pragmatics
The culture-based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
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Human Development Chapter 18
cognitive mechanics
cognitive pragmatics
selective attention
divided attention
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
The culture based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
Focusing on a specific aspect of experience that is relevant…
Concentrating on more than one activity at the same time.
cognitive mechanics
The "hardware" of the mind, reflecting the neurophysiological…
cognitive pragmatics
The culture based "software programs" of the mind. Cognitive…
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Psych 24, Chapter 18
Cognitive Mechanics
Cognitive Pragmatics
Speed of Processing
Attention
the "hardware" of the mind and reflect the neurophysiological…
- The culture-based "software programs" of the mind, include…
- Decline, due to decline in functioning of the brain & centr…
- Older adults less able to ignore distracting information... -…
Cognitive Mechanics
the "hardware" of the mind and reflect the neurophysiological…
Cognitive Pragmatics
- The culture-based "software programs" of the mind, include…
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ch. 16
active theory
ageism
continuity theory
infantilization
the more active and involved older adults are, the more likel…
prejudice against other people because of their age, particul…
the view that people tend to cope with daily life in late adu…
way of speaking to nursing home resident based on using a per…
active theory
the more active and involved older adults are, the more likel…
ageism
prejudice against other people because of their age, particul…
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Adolescent Development Chapter 3
neuroconstructivist view
neurons
myelination
synapses
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units.
The process by which the axon portion of the neuron becomes c…
Gaps between neurons, where connections between the axon and…
neuroconstructivist view
Developmental perspective in which biological processes and e…
neurons
Nerve cells, which are the nervous system's basic units.
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Physical and Cognitive Dev in Late Adulthood
Life span
Life expectancy
Evolutionary Theory of aging
Cellular clock theory
The upper boundary of life, which is the maximum number of ye…
The number of years that will probably be lived by the averag…
The view that natural selection has not eliminated many harmf…
Leonard Hayflick's theory that the maximum number of times th…
Life span
The upper boundary of life, which is the maximum number of ye…
Life expectancy
The number of years that will probably be lived by the averag…
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Chapter 8 - Intelligence
Intelligence
Mental age (MA)
Intelligence quotient (IQ)
Normal distribution
The ability to solve problems and to adapt to and learn from…
An individual's level of mental development relative to that…
An individual's mental age divided by chronological age, mult…
A symmetrical, bell-shaped curve with a majority of the cases…
Intelligence
The ability to solve problems and to adapt to and learn from…
Mental age (MA)
An individual's level of mental development relative to that…
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