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Child Development Quiz


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“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.


Ethology has its roots in

A. Sigmund Freud’s theory of psychoanalysis.

B. Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution.

C. John Watson’s theory of operant conditioning.

D. Lev Vygotsky’s sociocultural theory.


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.


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


“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.


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

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


a penalty for doing something wrong

A. punishment

B. discipline

C. reward

D. redirection


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


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.


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

A. gross 

B. moral

C. fine

D. social


“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.


Which theory of child development proposes that systems and interrelationships that surround a child affect all aspects of child’s development?

A. social learning theory

B. ecological systems theory

C. cognitive developmental theory

D. sociocultural theory


What are the 3 primary areas of focus in child development?

A. cognitive, socioemotional, and behavior genetics

B. physical, cognitive, and socioemotional

C. physical, cognitive, and cultural

D. socioemotional, behavior genetics, and cultural


When two or more generations live together, this is an example of an…

A. extended family

B. adopted family

C. equal family


Training children to help them live in society is called…

A. cognitive

B. adoption

C. nuclear family

D. socialization


A person who regularly looks after a child or a sick, elderly, or disabled person.

A. discipline

B. punishment

C. caregiver

D. developmental disability


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


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

A. gross 

B. moral

C. fine

D. social


What are the TOP 3 expenses of having a child?

A. baby bows, cute shoes, stickers

B. housing, food, transportation

C. authoritarian, authoritative, permissive

D. diapers, baby wipes, air jordans


True or False: All children must be born AFTER a couple is married in order to be considered a family.

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


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

A. physical

B. intellectual

C. emotional

D. social


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

A. gross 

B. moral

C. fine

D. social


When a single parent *marries another person, this is an example of a…

A. nuclear family

B. blended or step family

C. toddler

D. social development skill


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

A. adoption

B. to nurture

C. punishment

D. arranged marriage


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

A. areas/domains

B. characteristics/principles




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