16. The fact that friends spend a lot of time discussing personal problems is referred to as a. co-rumination. b. ego-resilience. c. dominancy hierarchy. d. the negative reinforcement trap. 17. There is a group in town made up of girls who like golf. The leader of the group is most likely to be 18. Rita is incredibly aggressive on the hockey rink but is very nice to everyone when she isn’t competing. What term best describes Rita’s “on-ice” aggression?
19. Hiroko watches shows that display and encourage being friendly and helpful to other people. After watching this, Hiroko is more likely to 20. Amy describes her friend Duffy by saying, “She’s fun to be around because she’s funny and has good ideas, but she’s often insensitive to how others feel.” Amy is most likely about ____ years old. a. 2 b. 7 c. 10 d. 16 21. From whom would you expect the biggest gains in height and weight over the next three years? 22. Primary sex characteristic changes are those directly impacting 23. Which factor seems to be most involved in timing of menarche in many industrialized nations over the past 150 years? 24. The defining characteristic of bulimia nervosa involves a. a binge-purge eating pattern. b. weight loss. c. a distorted body image. d. an irrational fear of obesity.
25. Which teenager is at the greatest risk for developing anorexia or bulimia?
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