Consider Critical Periods in Development

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PsychInquiry CD Activity name: Consider Critical Periods in Development Student’s name: Instructions: Complete this worksheet and hand it in to your instructor. Questions 1. Using the information gathered from Japanese babies who had been exposed to radiation from nuclear explosions during World War II, how would you determine the critical period during which radiation can have teratogenic effects? 2.
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Unformatted text preview: Check which of the following are important pieces of information in determining the critical period of damage from radiation. ± the age of the mother at the time of the explosion. ± the expected due date of the infant. ± the birth date of the infant. ± the mother’s height and weight at the time of the explosion. ± the mother’s exact location in the city at the time of the explosion....
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2012 for the course PSY 100 taught by Professor Farthing during the Winter '08 term at University of Maine Orono .

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