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practice exam question 1 - vision. They see best at 9-12...

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1. Which of the following is an example of a historical influence on development? a. Retiring b. Walking for the first time c. The 9/11 attacks on the WTC d. Meeting Bill Gates Answer: C. Retiring and walking for the first time are both normative influences, while meeting Bill Gates would be classified as a non-normative influence. The 9/11 attacks on the WTC is a historical influence because it is an influence similar for people of the same generation. 2. The least developed sense of a newborn is _______ a. Taste b. Vision c. Hearing d. Smell Answer: B. Vision is the least developed sense at birth. A newborn only sees at 20/400
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Unformatted text preview: vision. They see best at 9-12 inches away because that’s how far it is to see their mother when they breastfeed. By one year of age they can see at 20/20 vision. 3. The implantation of the fertilized egg onto the uterus wall takes place in which stage of prenatal development? a. Germinal period b. Embryotic period c. Fetal period d. Conception Answer: A. The implantation of the fertilized egg, or zygote, takes place 3 days from when the egg is first fertilized. The germinal period is the first 2 weeks of prenatal development. Thus, this takes place in the germinal period....
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2012 for the course PSYCH 250 taught by Professor Ward during the Winter '08 term at University of Michigan.

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