Beth is taking the TIMSS, which is the international test of _____.
Abbreviations (such as LOL, BTW, and RU) in text messages and e‐mails is an example of _____.
All of the following have been identified as problems with diagnosing ADHD EXCEPT _____.
Jordan is asked to list all of the people in his family. He is being asked to report his _____.
The belief that children’s immune systems need to be exposed to viruses and bacteria in order to strengthen them, but that children are overprotected from this exposure, is called the _____.
Bullying differs from ordinary aggression because bullying attacks are _____.
John has the ability to talk informally with his friends and more formally to his teachers during class. Clearly John understands the _____.
Since Carter’s mother suffers from depression and his father is an alcoholic, Carter is often neglected, but he has a supportive group of friends. Despite his circumstances, he maintains a positive outlook. What may be helping Carter to maintain his positive attitude?
Which statement about the difference between a 4‐year‐old and a 9‐year‐old is TRUE?
Nine‐year‐old Brian was invited to be part of the basketball team but his friend Alex was not. Brian thinks that Alex is a good basketball player. Brian is evaluating the situation and trying to decide if it was fair. What helps Brian with this decision is _____.
Traditionally in the United States, most private schools were operated by _____.
Many psychoactive drugs are prescribed to children to treat numerous mental health conditions such as ADHD, depression, and anxiety even though they have not been thoroughly tested on children. Therefore, the use of these drugs for children is referred to as _____.
Which is a stage of moral reasoning in Kohlberg’s theory?
Olivia is an extremely timid and anxious 8‐year‐old girl. Other children seem to dislike her. She appears to be a(n) _____.
Carla is usually good because she is afraid that she will be punished if she isn’t. Carla is at which level of Kohlberg’s view of moral development?
Children who are diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder can vary in the type and range of symptoms they display, but all children with an autism spectrum disorder have _____.
The logical principle that allows objects to be grouped according to some characteristic that they share is called _____.
Physical activity can benefit children in all of the following ways EXCEPT by improving _____.
When capable of concrete operational thought, children _____.
Ten‐year‐old India caught Lyndsey, her best friend, lying to her own mom. India will probably _____.
With respect to families today worldwide, all of the following are true statements EXCEPT _____.
The research on methods for teaching a second language reveals _____.
With respect to teacher expectations for academic success among children, _____.
In 1975 the Education of All Handicapped Children Act stipulated that children with special needs must be educated in the _____.
Lawrence Kohlberg built on the theories of _____ in his description of the stages of moral development.
When children act as parents and try to take care of everyone, it is called _____.
The component of the information-processing system in which virtually limitless amounts of information can be stored indefinitely is
Children usually have all of their permanent teeth by
By the end of middle childhood, the capacity of long-term memory is _____.
Preconventional morality involves
Vygotsky might argue that all of the following could be an instructor to a 6-year-old child EXCEPT
Originally, a person’s mental age and chronological age were factors used to determine his or her
Over the past few decades, the rates of ADHD have _____ in the United States.
Which of the following is not an example of a control process?
A document for children with special needs that specifies their educational goals is known as a(n)
Todd runs around the classroom, can’t seem to sit still or concentrate, and is easily excited. With which disorder might Todd be diagnosed?
Most nations have exhibited substantial increases in IQ scores during the past century. This phenomenon is called the
In middle childhood, the experience of moving to a new neighborhood or community is _____.
Often a symptom can have multiple causes. This is known as _____.
What period is the prime time for moral development?
What allows children to master the ability to read?
When 9-year-old children were asked to choose between retribution and restitution for a punishment
Public subsidy for tuition payment at a non-public school is referred to as a _____.
Seven-year-old Henry has been diagnosed with both ADHD and bipolar disorder. Which term applies to Henry having both conditions?
Some children of every ethnicity are classified as _____, based on their proficiency in English.
Malik and Anastasia have been married one year and now have a 15-month-old son. Their chances of a successful marriage are better if they
Which factor contributes to the decline in neighborhood play among children?
Conventional morality involves
What is the primary international test of science and math?
Repeated, systematic attacks on those who are unable to defend themselves is the definition of