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Question 1 1 out of 1 points When something is said to be “empirical,” it is based on: Answer Selected Answer: facts. Correct Answer: facts. Question 2 1 out of 1 points For ease of study, human development is often divided into which three domains? Answer Selected Answer: biological, social, cognitive Correct Answer: biological, social, cognitive Question 3 0 out of 1 points Scientific observation permits: Answer Selected Answer: determination of cause-and-effect relationships. Correct Answer: the study of individuals behaving as they normally do.
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Question 4 1 out of 1 points Which of the following is the major drawback to observational research? Answer Selected Answer: It does not allow us to identify cause-and-effect relationships. Correct Answer: It does not allow us to identify cause-and-effect relationships. Question 5 1 out of 1 points In cross-sectional research on development, each of the groups studied is of a different: Answer Selected Answer: age. Correct Answer: age. Question 6 1 out of 1 points If a researcher wanted to study the development of handwriting ability in children, she could measure the handwriting of a group of second- graders and
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continue to take handwriting samples from these same children each year until sixth grade. This is an example of: Answer Selected Answer: longitudinal research. Correct Answer: longitudinal research. Question 7 1 out of 1 points Researchers obtain informed consent of individuals participating in their studies to ensure the participants understand that: Answer Selected Answer: participation is voluntarily, confidential, and harmless for all. Correct Answer: participation is voluntarily, confidential, and harmless for all. Question 8 0 out of 1 points Researchers have an ethical obligation to choose topics of study that: Answer Selected Answer:
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are politically correct. Correct Answer: are of major importance to society. Question 9 1 out of 1 points According to psychoanalytic theories, human development is mainly determined by: Answer Selected Answer: our unconscious motives and drives. Correct Answer: our unconscious motives and drives. Question 10 0 out of 1 points Unlike Freud, Erikson's psychosocial theory emphasizes: Answer Selected Answer: the logic that underlies thought processes. Correct Answer: the social and cultural environment. Question 11 0 out of 1 points According to Erikson, an infant must resolve the crisis of:
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Answer Selected Answer: autonomy vs. shame and doubt. Correct Answer: trust vs. mistrust. Question 12 1 out of 1 points Which of the following best summarizes the underlying philosophy of learning theory? Answer Selected Answer: A. Behaviors are learned in a step-by-step manner and external, environmental influences are more relevant than internal conscious influences.
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