Developmental Psychology

5007 words 21 pages
1.
Question :
You have observed and noted the behaviors of one learner in your classroom, who you believe to have a learning disability. You take detailed notes over a designated period of time, with time and date stamps identifying significant performance markers, improvements, or other changes in learning achievement and behaviors. By following this protocol you have conducted ________.

Student Answer:

an empirical study

a case study

a phenomenological study

a comparison study Instructor Explanation:
The answer can be found in Section 1.4 Descriptive and Correlational Research Design, in Adult Development and Learning.

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Question 2.
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Sara has applied the _________________.

Student Answer:

sociocultural principle

maturation principle

epigenetic principle

psychodynamic principle

evolutionary principle Instructor Explanation:
The answer can be found in Section 2.7 Key Issues in Adult Development, in Adult Development and Learning.

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Question 13.
Question :
Cognition refers to the way _____________.

Student Answer:

people think about other people

people process language, thought, and problem solving

people believe in intelligence

people use mnemonic devices for memory Instructor Explanation:
The answer can be found in Section 1.1 Domains of Adult Development, in Adult Development and Learning.

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Question 14.
Question :
Brain function is the most obvious indicator of physical development.

Student Answer:

True

False Instructor Explanation:
The answer can be found in Section 1.2 Stages of Adult Development: Identifying Change, in Adult Development and Learning.

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Question 15.
Question :
Which is NOT a function of psychosocial development?

Student Answer:

personality

emotional maturity

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