Exam 2 Study Guide – Psych 201 Winter 2020
Operant conditioning (positive and negative reinforcement and punishment)
Correlational and Experimental designs
Motor development (e.g. head control), development of hand control, and locomotion
(rolling over, crawling, sitting, walking, etc.)
Language development (cooing and babbling – when do they occur?)
Overextensions, telegraphic speech (holophrases, two word sentences)
Attachment – what is it? What are the 4 types? What are the characteristics of each?
Development of self-concept
Film - Lecture by Dr. Steinberg
What metaphor does Dr. Steinberg use for the two systems?
What were the findings involving adolescents and driving?
What were the findings regarding alcohol consumption between adolescent and adult
Gross and fine motor skills
Piaget’s preoperational stage (egocentrism, precausal thinking, animism, artificialism,
Vygotsky and cognitive development (scaffolding, zone of proximal development)