How Children Develop Study Set 4

Psychology

Quiz 2 :

Prenatal Development and the Newborn Period

Quiz 2 :

Prenatal Development and the Newborn Period

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Which concept is consistent with Aristotle's beliefs about prenatal development?
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Which statement(s) about cultural goals regarding childbirth is/are TRUE? Statement A: All cultures aim to protect the survival and health of both mother and baby. Statement B: All cultures want to ensure the social integration of the new person. Statement C: All cultures have similar childbirth practices.
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It is difficult to isolate the effects of malnutrition on prenatal development because malnutrition often coincides with
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Direct evidence for fetal learning comes from studies of
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Regarding the flexibility of a cell's function during the embryonic and fetal periods, cells are
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Zora and Jenny are twins. Zora is born weighing 2,000 grams, and Jenny is born weighing 3,000 grams. Which statement BEST characterizes Zora and Jenny's chances of completing high school, based on the research on low-birth-weight children?
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Which statement about sensitive periods in prenatal development is TRUE?
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In terms of newborns' ability to learn from auditory stimulation while asleep, research has shown that newborns
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The idea that humans share some developmental processes with other animals because of their shared evolutionary history is referred to as
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The study in which cells located in the eye region of a frog embryo were moved to its belly demonstrated which property of cell functions?
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Premature babies are those who are born at _____ weeks after conception or earlier.
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The belated emergence of effects of prenatal experience that inform the physiological set points that will govern physiology in adulthood is called
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Gametes form through the process of
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For teratogens that show a dose-response relation
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David and Dwayne are identical twins. What does this mean in terms of their genetic makeup?
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Cell differentiation refers to the _____ of cells.
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Claire is pregnant and smokes cigarettes daily. Which statement about the effects of cigarette smoke on her fetus is TRUE?
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If the theory presented in the text about newborn sleep states is accurate, in which newborn would a decrease in REM sleep be MOST likely to be seen?
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Which organ acts as a defensive barrier against toxins and infections?
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Jacquelyne is a new parent and is having a hard time soothing her newborn when he cries. Which action is LEAST likely to soothe her crying baby?
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