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Question 1. : Self-concept and the way we develop relationships with others are examples of ______________ processes. Student Answer: physical socioemotional cognitive personality Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Socioemtional Development. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 2. Question : Mark scored 120 on the Stanford-Binet intelligence test. Based on his score which of the following is true? Student Answer: Mark has average intelligence. Mark has below average intelligence. Mark has above average intelligence. Conclusions cannot be made from the given information. Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Intelligence. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 3. Question : Maturation refers to Student Answer: natural changes prescribed by genes. environmental factors that influence development. the natural growth of emotions. sexual changes during adolescence. Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Physical Development. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 4. Question : Spending time volunteering at the local food bank and agreeing to be part of the office group-walk for charity are examples of Student Answer: prosocial behavior. peer review. conformity. emotional intelligence. Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Peers and Groups. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 5. Question : What change do hormones NOT create? Student Answer: secondary sex characteristics signals to eat and fight a mother's natural bonding to her baby desires for certain types of jobs Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Gender. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 6. Question : Understanding accepted standards of behavior when you enter a new classroom demonstrates the process of Student Answer: adopting group norms. peer review. social stratification. emotional intelligence. Instructor The Explanation: answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Peers and Groups. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 7. Question : Most body systems begin to decline during the period developmental psychologists call Student Answer: early adulthood. middle adulthood. later adulthood. old age. Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Stages of Human Development. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 8. Question : Heinz is a recent immigrant from Germany. Which of the following will NOT contribute to his feeling of being American? Student Answer: Learning English Socializing beyond his native ethnic group Learning about American culture Avoiding other Germans Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Race and Ethnicity. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 9. Question : Choose the answer that represents the correct order of processes in research. Student Answer: State the hypothesis, state the problem, draw conclusions, analyze the data. State the problem, state the hypothesis, analyze the data, draw conclusions. State the hypothesis, state the problem, analyze the data, draw conclusions. State the problem, state the hypothesis, draw conclusions, analyze the data. Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Research: The Pathway to Understanding Adult Development. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 10. Question : Researchers at the local university are looking for two groups of participants for a research project. They are looking for children from 2 to 6 and those aged 7 to 12. What terms will the researchers use to describe children who are within these age ranges? Student Answer: Toddler and middle childhood Early childhood and middle childhood Early childhood and later childhood Middle childhood and later childhood Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter 1 of Adult Development and Life Assessment, in the section Stages of Human Development. Points Received: 1 of 1 ... View Full Document

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