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Exploring Lifespan Development Study Set 2

Psychology

Quiz 5 :

Cognitive Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood

Quiz 5 :

Cognitive Development in Infancy and Toddlerhood

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According to Piaget's theory,when baby Sasha sucks her thumb,she is demonstrating a __________ circular reaction.
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B

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According to Piaget,a ___________ is a means of building schemes in which infants try to repeat chance motor behaviors again and again.
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B

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According to Piaget,first schemes
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During the second substage of the sensorimotor period,babies
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__________ involves building schemes through direct interaction with the environment.
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According to Piaget,specific psychological structures called _________ are organized ways of making sense of experience.
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The circular reaction initially centers on
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In Piaget's theory,through the _________ circular reaction,babies try to repeat interesting events in the surrounding environment that are caused by their own actions.
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Baby Alan started opening his mouth differently for a nipple than for a spoon.Alan is probably in Stage ___ of Piaget's sensorimotor stages.
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Apart from direct contact with the environment,schemes also change
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In Piaget's theory,each time the back-and-forth movement between equilibrium and disequilibrium occurs,
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Baby Kate now relates dropping and throwing to her developing understanding of nearness and farness.In Piaget's theory,this achievement is an example of
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During __________,children use their current schemes to interpret the external world,whereas in __________,children create new schemes or adjust old ones after noticing that their current ways of thinking do not capture the environment completely.
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Piaget believed that infants and toddlers
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According to Piaget,the balance between assimilation and accommodation
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At 16 months,Brynn is in Piaget's ___________ stage of cognitive development.
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Two-year-old Laura dropped a block into her toy box.She then dropped a cup,a car,and a doll into the box,throwing some objects gently,while using more force with others.Laura's modification of her dropping scheme is an example of
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In Piaget's theory,_________ are the building blocks of sensorimotor intelligence.
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In Piaget's theory,when children are in a state of cognitive equilibrium,
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In Piaget's theory,when children are in a state of disequilibrium,
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