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Cognitive Psychology

Psychology

Quiz 13 :

Cognitive Development Through Adolescence

Quiz 13 :

Cognitive Development Through Adolescence

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Piaget's first stage of development is called ______.
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A

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______ theories view development as the gradual acquisition of one or more things-memory capacity,attentional focus,knowledge,and so forth.
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C

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Nonstage theories view children as ______.
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C

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Which of the following is NOT characteristic of the preoperational stage?
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Piaget believed that newborns came into the world with ______.
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Between the ages of 7 and 11 or 12,the child is in Piaget's ______ stage.
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A basic tenet of Piagetian theory is that cognitive development at any age will be constrained by ______.
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Which of the following is NOT true of the sensorimotor stage?
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Stage theories assume all of the following EXCEPT ______.
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The concept of reversibility appears in the ______ stage.
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Which of the following is NOT a belief held by Jean Piaget?
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According to Piaget,the major transition from the preoperational to the concrete operations period involves the ability to ______.
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Jean Piaget believed that ______.
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Egocentrism is commonly seen during the ______ stage(s).
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The application of existing mental structures to new objects is called ______.
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According to Piaget,the preoperational stage is characterized by ______.
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A theory that assumes that children are qualitatively different from adults and go through a fixed order of periods of development is called a ______ theory.
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The preoperational stage begins at around the age of ______.
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The changing of mental structures to fit new objects is called ______.
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The development of object permanence occurs during the ______ stage.
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