The Development of Children
Quiz 5 :
Physical and Cognitive Development in Infancy
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_____ is (are) evident in a pattern of emotional development observed in some boys who have been institutionalized as infants. Those who had been institutionalized were less adventurous in childhood but more impulsive during adolescence than those who had not been institutionalized.
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Using the violation-of-expectancies method, investigators have found that between 3 and 9 months of age, and sometimes earlier, infants appear to have at least an initial grasp of a wide variety of physical laws concerning the behavior of objects. For example, it has been demonstrated that infants in this age range show surprise when all of the following occur except:
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In a series of experiments, Rovee-Collier and her colleagues demonstrated that infants of various ages could learn to activate a mobile by kicking, and that merely seeing the mobile at a later date would lead to kicking. These studies demonstrate that infants can: