Test Bank For Gateways to Psychology An Introduction to Mind & Behavior International 13th Edition

Test Bank For Gateways to Psychology An Introduction to Mind & Behavior International 13th Edition

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By: Dennis Coon

Edition: 13th Edition

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Test Bank For Gateways to Psychology An Introduction to Mind & Behavior International

MULTIPLE CHOICE

  1. Developmental psychology is the study of
a. the language, personality, and emotions of children and adolescents.
b. the stages of life and the important tasks of each.
c. progressive changes in behavior and abilities from conception to death.
d. the role of maturation in the unfolding of human potential.

ANS:  C                    PTS:   1                    DIF:    Moderate

REF:   Nature and Nurture-It Takes Two to Tango                               OBJ:    3.1.1

KEY:  Fact

 

  1. The study of changes in behavior from conception to death encompasses
a. gerontology.
b. thanatology.
c. developmental psychology.
d. social psychology.

ANS:  C                    PTS:   1                    DIF:    Easy

REF:   Nature and Nurture-It Takes Two to Tango                               OBJ:    3.1.1

KEY:  Fact

 

  1. Dianne is a psychologist who is interested in the progressive changes that people show in their behavior and abilities from conception to death. Dianne is most likely a __________ psychologist.
a. social
b. behavioral
c. comparative
d. developmental

ANS:  D                    PTS:   1                    DIF:    Moderate

REF:   Nature and Nurture-It Takes Two to Tango                               OBJ:    3.1.1

KEY:  Application

 

  1. Developmental psychologists are interested in changes in behavior that occur from
a. conception on to death (the womb to the tomb).
b. birth to adolescence (infant to teen).
c. birth to adulthood (child to grown-up).
d. conception to senescence.

ANS:  A                    PTS:   1                    DIF:    Moderate

REF:   Nature and Nurture-It Takes Two to Tango                               OBJ:    3.1.1

KEY:  Fact

 

  1. Achieving sexual maturity is mostly governed by
a. nurture.
b. nature.
c. the environment.
d. evolutionary senescence.

ANS:  B                    PTS:   1                    DIF:    Moderate

REF:   Nature and Nurture-It Takes Two to Tango                               OBJ:    3.1.1

KEY:  Concept         MSC:  * (New Question)

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