CHAPTER 1 pSYCH - 1 Student 1 Which of the following words BEST describes the focus of the study of human development A Change B Childhood C Infancy D

CHAPTER 1 pSYCH - 1 Student 1 Which of the following words...

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1Student: ___________________________________________________________________________ 1.Which of the following words BEST describes the focus of the study of human development? A. ChangeB. ChildhoodC. InfancyD. Relationships 2.The principle that human development is adaptive means 3.Which of the following activities improved student grades, reduced school absences, and resulted infewer behavioral problems? 4.When developmental scientists understand how language develops they can _________ when a childneeds speech therapy. 5.Life-span studies are based on which of the following ideas? A. There is little continuity over the life span.B. Development occurs early in life, not during adulthood.C. Every portion of the life span is influenced by earlier events and will in turn affect later events.D. There is no development that takes place in the late adulthood stage. 6.Historically, the study of child development gained impetus from 7.The concept of a lifelong process of development that can be studied scientifically is known as what? 8. Change and stability in mental abilities, such as learning, memory, language, thinking, reasoning, etc., would constitute which type of development?
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9.Which type of development is most involved in the growth of body and brain, sensory capacities, motorskills, and health? A. CognitiveB. NeurologicalC. PhysicalD. Psychosocial 10. Which of the following is true about physical development? 11. Marcus is 14 months old and having great difficulty when left with the babysitter. His separation anxietyis an example of interaction between which two types of development?
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