Concepts and Skills for Nursing

Nursing

Quiz 11 :
Growth and Development: Infancy Through Adolescence

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Quiz 11 :
Growth and Development: Infancy Through Adolescence

B Development follows a pattern (sit before creep, creep before walk) but varies in normal children. Eleven months is not developmentally slow, but children normally do walk before 2 years of age.

D Cognitive refers to intellectual aspects. It is strongly influenced by environment and is more than just physical development of the brain. Piaget theorized stages a child goes through in organizing knowledge and adapting to the environment.

A Meeting the crying baby's needs fosters trust; it does not "spoil" a child. Crying inconsolably is not a positive outcome for a baby when he fails to have his needs met.