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Child Development Quiz


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___ of development are different ways that a child grows and changes.

A. areas/domains

B. characteristics/principles


The ability to use SMALL muscle groups is known as ___ motor skills.

A. gross 

B. moral

C. fine

D. social


True or False. Nowadays, women are getting married at a much YOUNGER age.

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


“People tend to have traits that are consistent and predictable” is a description of the characteristic/principle ___

A. Development is constant

B. Development is gradual and continuous

C. Development happens in sequenced steps

D. Development happens at different rates

E. The different domains of development are interrelated.


Sigmund Freud was an Austrian neurologist and the founder of

A. cognitive theory

B. psychoanalysis

C. behavioral psychology

D. theory of evolution


When a child of one pair of parents legally becomes the child of another parent or parents, this is an example of an ..

A. extended family

B. equitable family

C. adopted family

D. intellectual family


Using arms, legs and torso are examples of ___ motor skills.

A. gross 

B. moral

C. fine

D. social


Poverty, malnutrition, and a lack of adequate medical care are examples of

A. nature.

B. socioemotional development.

C. nurture.

D. behavior genetics.


__________________ is the development a gradual, continuous process or a sequence of separate stages

A. Medical Model

B. Early/Late Experiences

C. Nature/Nurture

D. Continuity/Stages


The longitudinal method compares the performance or observations across ages by taking repeated measurements from ________.

A. the same people across time

B. different people across time

C. different people on the same day.

D. the same people on the same day.


Using hands and facial expressions are examples of ___ motor skills.

A. gross 

B. moral

C. fine

D. social


Which area/domain of development deals with the way children learn to interact with others?

A. physical

B. intellectual

C. emotional

D. social


“While there are predictable “age norms” for milestones, development can be accelerated or delayed as well” is a description of the characteristic/principle ___

A. Development is constant

B. Development is gradual and continuous

C. Development happens in sequenced steps

D. Development happens at different rates

E. The different domains of development are interrelated.


“Even though researchers tend to focus on one area of development at a time, changes occur in many areas at the same time” is a description of the characteristic/principle ___

A. Development is constant

B. Development is gradual and continuous

C. Development happens in sequenced steps

D. Development happens at different rates

E. The different domains of development are interrelated.


Meeting a child’s physical, intellectual, emotional and social needs is called…

A. adoption

B. to nurture

C. punishment

D. arranged marriage


Which area/domain of development deals with understanding right from wrong?

A. fine

B. moral

C. gross

D. social


A permissive caregiver would most likely…

A. create rules & guidelines for a child to follow

B. allow children to make their own rules & guidelines

C. punish a child often


Training children to help them live in society is called…

A. cognitive

B. adoption

C. nuclear family

D. socialization


Which area/domain of development deals with how children learn, think, remember, and reason?

A. physical

B. intellectual

C. emotional

D. social


___ of development are rules that theorists came up with that all development follows.

A. area/domain

B. characteristics/principles


An authoritarian (strict) caregiver would most likely…

A. say, “because I said so”

B. encourage a child to share their ideas and perspective

C. allow a child to do what they wanted

D. have very few rules and guidelines


Epigenetics genetics postulates that

A. nurture has a larger impact than nature on a child’s development.

B. nature has a larger impact than nurture on a child’s development.

C. both nature and nurture have an impact on a child’s development.

D. neither nature nor nurture have an impact on a child’s development.


helping children learn what is acceptable behavior and what is not.

A. nutrition

B. discipline

C. punishment

D. employment


“Change doesn’t happen overnight” is a description of the characteristic/principle ___

A. Development is constant

B. Development is gradual and continuous

C. Development happens in sequenced steps

D. Development happens at different rates

E. The different domains of development are interrelated.


The issue of the degree to which early experiences or later experiences are the key determinants of the child’s development

A. Early/Late Experiences

B. Nature/Nurture

C. Natural Maturation Process

D. Continuity/Stages




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