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Childhood Physical Development Height variations Obesity Sports Risks: injuries, pressure over winning, Benefits: exercise, efforts, teamwork, motivation, peer relations, self-esteem, good competition Cognitive Development Piaget: Concrete Operational Stage mental activities focused on real objects and events. Operations and reversible thought. Focus on more than one dimension Reverse mental action Conservation Seriation, understanding the time,. . Intelligence Adaptability or a general ability to learn from experience. intelligence is due to interaction of heredity and environment Sternberg’s Triarchic theory Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligence => A number of specific abilities Intelligence Tests The Binet tests (1904) Stanford-Binet Intelligence Test. Wiliman Stern,1912: Intelligence Quotient (IQ) IQ = MA / CA x 100 The Wechsler Scales Issues and misuse of intelligence tests Stereotypes and expectations
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course PSY 235 taught by Professor Pak during the Spring '08 term at Rhode Island.

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