adolescent psychology quizzes 1-2

adolescent psychology quizzes 1-2 - Review Assessment: PSY...

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Review Assessment: PSY 214 - Test 1 Name: PSY 214 - Test 1 Status : Completed Score: 34 out of 40 points Time Elapsed: 0 hours, 40 minutes, and 37 seconds out of 0 hours and 40 minutes allowed. Instructions: Question 1 Multiple Choice 0 of 1 points When did the term "adolescence" begin to be used in this country to describe a developmental stage between childhood and adulthood? Selected Answer: Mid 1900's Correct Answer: Late 1800's - Early 1900's Question 2 Multiple Choice 1 of 1 points Which of the following is not one of the key changes that occurred in the American culture during the time described in question 1? Selected Answer: The average age for marriage dropped to 17 Correct Answer: The average age for marriage dropped to 17 Question 3 Multiple Choice 1 of 1 points As they go through adolescence, children typically experience changes in all of the following areas except: Selected Answer: tendency to be shy or outgoing Correct Answer: tendency to be shy or outgoing Question 4 Multiple Choice 0 of 1 points With respect to G. Stanley Hall's belief that adolescence is a time of storm and stress, most of the evidence today indicates that: Selected Answer: Adolescents in non-western cultures experience high levels of storm and stress. Correct Answer: Conflict with parents is highest in early to mid adolescence. Question 5 Multiple Choice 1 of 1 points The experience that comes the closest to being a rite of passage into adulthood for most young people in America is:
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Answer: Graduating from high school Correct Answer: Graduating from high school Question 6 Multiple Choice 1 of 1 points Which of the following statements about emerging adulthood is false ? Selected Answer: It exists in all cultures Correct Answer: It exists in all cultures Question 7 Multiple Choice 1 of 1 points One common indicator that someone has become an adult is: Selected Answer: Financial independence Correct Answer: Financial independence Question 8 Multiple Choice 1 of 1 points The Experience Sampling research method requires the subjects who are participating in the study to: Selected Answer: Record information when they are signaled Correct Answer: Record information when they are signaled Question 9 Multiple Choice 1 of 1 points A research study concludes that there is a positive correlation between hair length and drug use among boys. This means that: Selected Answer: Boys with longer hair are more likely to use drugs Correct Answer: Boys with longer hair are more likely to use drugs Question 10 Multiple Choice 1 of 1 points A researcher decides to study the effects of participation in sports on self-esteem in young adolescents. She randomly assigns a group of 6 th graders to an intramural sports team and uses the rest as a control group. This research study is: Selected Answer: Experimental Correct Answer: Experimental Question 11 Multiple Choice 1 of 1 points One of the effects of globalization is that the experience of adolescence in different cultures is becoming more Selected Answer: Similar Correct Answer: Similar
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