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Developmental Psychology

Psychology

Quiz 13 :

Development of the Self and Social Cognition

Quiz 13 :

Development of the Self and Social Cognition

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Which of the following best summarizes the research findings regarding preschoolers' awareness of the psychological characteristics of others?
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During which phase of achievement do children expect disapproval following failures?
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You are having dinner with your friend.When you arrive, his daughter Brianne runs up and tells you proudly that she is a "big girl." According to most developmentalists, what accounts for Brianne's self-categorical statement?
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Griffin just looked in the mirror and saw a spot on the nose of his image.If Griffin is 2 years old, how will he react?
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Recent research has identified bullying as a significant contributor to self-esteem.How high is student victimization thought to be?
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Which of the following statements regarding Canadian research on self-esteem is accurate?
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Anita just looked in the mirror and saw a smudge of dirt on her cheek.If Anita is 8 months of age, what is her most likely reaction?
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Secure attachment is related to self-awareness, as shown by which of the following accurately reported findings from research?
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Which of the following statements about cross-cultural variance in the development of self-concept is accurate?
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Who proposed a hierarchical model of childhood self-esteem?
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Which of the following teacher comments would be most likely to encourage a child to exert more effort on a task rather than to give up?
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What did Cheng and Kwan (2008) find when they reported differences between collectivist and individualistic types of attachment and self-worth?
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According to most developmentalists, what aspect of an individual's achievement motivation is determined by the stability dimension?
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Suppose you overheard the following piece of gossip: "Jude never gets a second date with anyone because he is totally clueless about others' thoughts, needs, or wants." Based on this description, what do others see Jude as being deficient in?
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Naadir feels proud that he can help to fix things around the house and tutor his brother in math.What is Naadir's pride in his skills called?
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Which of the following best summarizes the research findings regarding social competency?
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Which of the following adult comments would most likely result in children persisting at a task even though they are making errors?
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Maite is concerned with how he compares to others in his peer group.For example, he is always trying to kick a ball farther than his friends, and he constantly wonders if he is doing as well in school as his classmates.Based on this information, what grade level of schooling is Maite in?
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According to the research of Berndt and Perry, when adolescents reach stage 3 or 4 of Selman's stages of social perspective taking, their notions of friendship change.At this point, what do adolescents believe is an important aspect of friendship?
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In contrast to children who are raised in individualistic societies, children raised in collectivist societies tend to have self-concepts centred on which of the following characteristics?
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