(The) ____ assesses the behavioral status of the infant during the newborn period.

CHFD 215 Introduction to Child Development Quiz 2 Answers


  1. (The) ____ assesses the behavioral status of the infant during the newborn period.
  2. ___ are depth cues created by movements of the body or of objects in the environment.
  3. ____ is a gradual reduction in the strength of a response due to repetitive stimulation.
  4. Emma's three-month-old son has started crying. He was recently fed, and his diaper is clean. Which method of soothing him will probably work the best?
    Ten-month-old Kevin sits in his high chair and successfully picks up Cheerios and puts them in his mouth. To accomplish this, he probably used which skill?
    Three-month-old Tennyson is probably able to perform which motor skill?
    Which activity facilitates the development of depth perception and other aspects of three-dimensional understanding?
    Which picture is newborn Luke most likely to look at?
    Which sound is newborn Maria likely to prefer?
    ________ acts as a fundamental means of interaction between parents and babies and helps stimulate early physical growth and emotional development.
    ___ during the first 6 months of life would avoid malnourishment and save the lives of one million infants a year.
    At what age can most children ride a bicycle with training wheels?
    Michael's brain is less strongly lateralized. This could indicate that Michael will
    Once a teenager has a baby, which life circumstance tends to worsen?
    Reagan is an early-maturing girl. She may potentially exhibit
    The ____ is the large bundle of fibers that connects the two hemispheres of the brain.
    The specialization of functions of the two hemispheres of the cortex is called
    Which girl will probably have the LEAST difficulty adjusting to menarche?
    Which of the following variables is linked to early and frequent sexual activity?
    Which of the developmental milestones below is the last to occur for boys going through puberty?
    According to Piaget, during the sensorimotor substage of secondary circular reactions, infants begin
    Follow-up research on infant cognitive development indicates that infants can engage in analogical problem solving by 10 to 12 months. This finding challenges Piaget's assumption that infants do not __________ until about 18 months of age.
    In contrast to recent thinking on the benefits of make-believe play, Piaget emphasized the importance of make-believe in
    In one study, 2 1/2-year-olds were unable to use a scale model of a room to find a toy hidden in the room that the model represented. This is because young preschoolers have difficulty with
    Lisa mentally solves Piaget's seriation problem: "Jane is taller than Mary and Mary is taller than Sue. Who is the tallest?" Piaget would attribute Lisa's success on this task to
    Most 3- and 4-year olds
    One major challenge to Piaget's theory that has been posed by his critics is that
    Which of the following is supported by follow-up research on the formal operational stage?
    Which of the following tasks would be within the zone of proximal development?