Ready to test your Knowledge?
Try out our new practice tests completely free!
exam preparation banner icon

How Children Develop Study Set 4

Psychology

Quiz 7 :

Conceptual Development

Quiz 7 :

Conceptual Development

search
arrow
Sheira, a 2-year-old, is told a story about a girl named Brenda. Brenda is looking for her favourite doll. Although Brenda thinks the doll is under the bed, it really is in the kitchen cabinet. When Sheira is asked where Brenda will look for her doll, Sheira will MOST likely predict that Brenda will look in which location(s)?
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

B

Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
The research of Krascum and Andrews on children's ability to learn about wugs and gillies demonstrated that giving children the _____ was particularly important.
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

C

Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Which statement BEST expresses Piaget's beliefs about infants' spatial representations?
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

C

Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Emilio, an 11-month-old infant, is sitting on the floor in a nearly empty room. On each side of him is a television screen. Every 10 seconds, an interesting picture appears on the screen to his right. The screen to his left remains blank. Emilio is then rotated so that the screen that has been showing the interesting pictures is now to his left. Where will Emilio look in anticipation of the interesting picture?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Six-month-old infants are NOT able to
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A commonsense level of understanding of other people and oneself is referred to as
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
It is NOT true that children can reason about
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
A study by Taylor demonstrated that compared with children who do not have imaginary companions, children who do have imaginary companions
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
On the subject of healing, preschoolers believe that
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
The Phillips and colleagues study that recorded infants' looking times when they were presented with actors holding stuffed toy kittens was examining infants' understanding of the connection between
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Anna, a 6-month-old infant, is being tickled on the tummy by her grandmother. The grandmother repeatedly tickles Anna twice and then pauses for Anna's giggles. With the tickles, Anna's grandmother says, "Beep, beep." After a minute or so of this, Anna becomes bored and stops giggling. Anna's grandmother then changes the pattern to three tickles and "Beep, beep, beep." Which response to the change in number of tickles is Anna MOST likely to make?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Empiricists would consider which finding to be evidence for their position on the development of numerical perception?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Which statement is NOT one of the counting principles proposed by Gelman and Gallistel?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Telling children that _____ is likely to influence the age at which children understand that plants are alive.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Developmental psychologists and other researchers have found that the development of a theory of mind is severely impaired for
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
The view that living things have an essence inside them that makes them what they are is referred to as
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Trisha, who is 3 years old, views an event in which no cause is visible. She is likely to
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Which category would a young child be MOST likely to learn first?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
The understanding that each object must be labelled by a single number word represents
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Which list is an example of a category hierarchy?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
Showing 1 - 20 of 142