Define maturation caused by genes and learning caused by environmental

Define maturation caused by genes and learning caused

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  • PSY 3341
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2.Define maturation (caused by genes) and learning (caused by environmental influence). How does this relate to the nature/nurture issue? (No chronological stage/age info from the first day’s lecture on this test).
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Appendix: Career in Life-span Development (p. 37-40) 1.Know something about those careers listed under ‘Medical/Nursing/Physical Development.Chapter 2Biological Beginnings (Genetic foundations)1.List & understand Darwin’s 3 main arguments. 1.Define natural selection. 2.What is a gene & what does it code for (p. 46)? 3.Define DNA, chromosome (p. 46, lecture). 4.What exactly did the Human Genome Project map (p. 46-47)?? 5.What is an allele (lecture)? 7.What is a karyotype; how many pairs of chromosomes do humans have (in regular body cells), how many total? (fig. 5, p 49)?
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