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Exceptional Children Study Set 1

Psychology

Quiz 7 :

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Quiz 7 :

Autism Spectrum Disorder

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Rodney has autism. He is a bright student and is extremely interested in insects. His classmates are sometimes amazed by his knowledge. This morning, he found a ladybug in class and he has been talking about beetles for 20 minutes. His classmates are yawning and looking away from him. How is Rodney most likely to react?
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B

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According to recent estimates, how many children have autism?
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A

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Who established the value of systematic early intervention in improving outcomes for children with autism?
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C

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Although students with Asperger syndrome are similar to students with autism, they _____.
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Which of the following is an example of a behavior trap?
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Overselectivity is characterized as _____.
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Which of the following is an example of joint attention?
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Skills that can help improve the success of children with autism in general education classes include all of the following except _____.
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Which of the following would be the most difficult for a child with autism?
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All of the following are defining characteristics of autism in the IDEA definition of autism except _____.
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Which of the following statements about responses to sensory stimuli and people with autism is most accurate?
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Which of the following statements about applied behavior analysis (ABA)is most accurate?
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Current research on the possible causes of autism lists all of the following except _____.
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Autism was first described and named by _____.
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Autism is best described as a/an _____.
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Which of the following statements about discrete trial training is incorrect?
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At what age can autism be reliably diagnosed?
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Jack is a person with autism. He has severe intellectual disabilities but he can play many classical piano compositions by ear. Jack probably has a condition known as _____.
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Charley is a student with autism. Her teacher asks, "Do you have a pet?" Charley replies, "Do you have a pet?" This speech deficit in children with autism is known as _____.
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Which of the following statements about the genetic component of autism is true?
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