Pshycology chapter 3

  1. develpmental pshychology is the study of
    the lifespan
  2. How do children learn the attitudes and behaviors of societies
  3. What are the three satges of fetal development
    germanal, embryonic, fetal
  4. what are the functions of the placenta
    protection, transmit food, eliminates waste, and screens out toxins
  5. What harms can smoking cause to the unborn fetus
    miscarriage, premature,low birth weight
  6. what effects does the german measles have on the fetus
    eye, ear, heart problems
  7. exposure to lead causes this type of harm
    low IQ and ADHD
  8. a child born to a mother who was a heavy drinker during pregnancy has the condition of
    fetal alcohol syndrome
  9. touch to the bottem of the foot produses this reflex
    babinski reflex
  10. touch on the side of the cheeck produces this reflex
    ruding reflex
  11. North American parents try to have their infants sleep
    independently through the night
  12. who demonstrated the the importance of contact comfort
    margaret and harry harlow
  13. at what age do infants become to fear strangers
    6 to 8 months
  14. Ainsworth Strange Situation Study was designed to test
    the attachment between children and their mothers
  15. How does child care effect an infants attachment
    it does not effect it at all
  16. What three factors promote insecure attachment
    temperment, neglect, and stress
  17. babies aquire language in their first months by doing
    babiling and cooing
  18. what does telegraphic speech omit
    unneccessary words
  19. smacking lips togetherand pointing up are examples of
  20. What did Noam Chomsky study
    speech and sentence development in youbg children
  21. Absorbing new information into existing categories
  22. understanding that a cat ia like a dog, but it is not a dog, is the process of
  23. this stage happens from 0 to 2;child develops object permanance
  24. this stage happens between 2 and 7; accelerated at using symboles and language
  25. this stage happens from 7 to 12; understands conservation, reversibility, and cause and effect
    concrete operational
  26. this stage happens from 13 to adulthood; abstract reasoning; ability to compare and classify ideas
    fromal operational
  27. when children are spanked and bullied, it often results in this type of behavior
  28. when the children are spoken to and asked to consider the feelings of others parents are employing the method
  29. how does occasional, moderate spanking impact children
    it does not have any
  30. What is gender identity
    the sense of being male or female
  31. when does gender socialization begin
    at birth
  32. psychologist refer to adolescence as the period beginning and ending at
    puberty and adulted
  33. how is puberty defined
    when a person is capable of reproduction
  34. the onset of menstation is
  35. in individualist cultures, what tales precedence over the needs of the group
    individual independence
  36. how does a baby develop a sence of trusr, according to ericson
    if the needs of the child are quickly met
  37. first stage of Ericson'; goes from 0 to 1; are the needs of the child met
    trust vs mistrust
  38. occurs at toddler years; learning to be independent
    autonomy vs shame
  39. preschooler; control impulses
    initiative vs guilt
  40. schoolaged children;master adult tasks
    competence vs inferiority
  41. adolescence; decide who they are;make a plan
    identity vs role confusion
  42. young adulthood; ready for a commitment;
    intamacy vs isolation
  43. middle adulthood; strengthen relationship; renewal of relationship
    generativity vs stagnation
  44. old age;happy with what was accomplished in life.
    ego integrity vs despair
  45. the age between 18 and 25 are seen as periods when
    they are not adults, but not children
  46. what is the typical response to midlife
    community involvment, good health, productivity
  47. when does menopaude begin
    end of menstruation, around 45-50
  48. what age group is the fastest growing in North America
    over 85
  49. fluid intelligence
    use new information to solve problems
  50. are most people able to overcome adversity and difficulty in their lives
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