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Human Development Study Set 1

Psychology

Quiz 8 :

Gender and Peer Relationships: Middle Childhood Through Early Adolescence

Quiz 8 :

Gender and Peer Relationships: Middle Childhood Through Early Adolescence

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After conception,which of the following characteristics applies to zygotes carrying the XY chromosome pair?
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B

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One major force that motivates the development of distinct cliques is the need to establish an identity.What is the other major motivating force?
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C

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Children learn that acting or dressing like the other gender does not change their gender.What aspect of gender identity formation involves recognizing this permanence of gender category membership?
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C

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What is the birth ratio of males to females?
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Which of the following statements applies to the way children in middle childhood spend their time?
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According to the multidimensional theory proposed by Bussey and Bandura,three categories of variables interact reciprocally to help shape gender role development (including gender behavior differences).These three categories of variables include the following EXCEPT:
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Based on many meta-analyses that assess the effects of sex differences,which of the following "real" sex differences (in traits or qualities)applies to boys more than girls?
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At puberty,hormonal changes and hormonal differences between boys and girls may cause some behavioral differences that emerge at about that time.Which of the following behavior changes is seen more in girls than in boys?
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What factor or characteristic in a cultural environment is known to reduce differences in gendered behavior?
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Much research has focused on children who are rejected by peers.What type of social behavior is most predictive of rejection by peers?
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Using sociometric techniques to define a child's social status,how is an individual's social impact computed?
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Based on sociometric categories,which students receive few positive and few negative nominations?
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Tiffany is 3 years old.She knows that she is a girl,and she expects to be a girl tomorrow,but she does not understand that her gender is permanent.She believes that cutting her hair short could change her gender.Tiffany has ___________ but not ____________.
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In comparing the group play of boys and girls during elementary school years,what characterizes the group play of girls more than the group play of boys.
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Indifferent reproductive structures exist for all fetuses,but at some point these structures differentiate.When do male external genitalia develop?
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Which of the following statements presents a sex stereotype (not supported by evidence from studies)?
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What is the sex chromosome configuration for children who have the condition called congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH)?
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What do research studies show about the role of gender identity among White children compared to minority (Black and Hispanic)children in the U.S.?
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Social learning theorists suggest that the differential treatment of boys and girls (by parents and other adults)influences children's sex-type behaviors.What does the evidence show?
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Studies show that same-sex peers have a socializing influence on children to the extent that children showing the most gender-related behaviors spent the most time in same-gender groups.What is the label for this phenomenon?
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