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21. How
does culture influence motor development during infancy?
a. Cultures
provide different opportunities for motor exploration in infancy.
b. Cultures
differ in how babies move through the sequence of motor accomplishments from
rolling over to sitting and standing.
c. Cultures
differ in the role that genetics plays in guiding individual differences in
motor skills.
d. Motor
development is largely a matter of genetically guided pathways; culture has
little impact on motor development.

22. Researchers
now regard the regularities in motor behavior as the result of a dynamic process
of exploration in which infants coordinate their physical actions with the
demands and opportunities of the situation. What contributes to this process?
a. maturing
of the central nervous system
b. opportunities
for various types of movement
c. emergence
of conditions to understand and anticipate actions
d. all
of the these

23. The relatively stable characteristics
of a child’s response to the environment including activity level, sociability,
and emotionality are called __________________.

a. temperament
b. reflexes
c. attachment
d. personality

24. Although there are many definitions
and explanations about the concept of temperament, theorists tend to agree
about 2 points. What is one of these?
a. Theorists focus on the 3 concepts
of easy, difficult, and slow-to-warm up.
b. Theorists agree that temperament is
stable across the lifespan.
c. Theorists agree that a primary
feature of temperament is the child’s positive or negative reaction to
environmental stimuli.
d. Theorists agree that a primary
feature of temperament is the recognition of causal schemes.

25. What theme related to temperament is
illustrated in the case of the Cotton family?
a. Anna’s temperament was a good fit
with that of her parents, which made parenting more satisfying.
b. Nancy and Paul had to make many
changes in their lifestyle in order to adapt to Anna’s temperament.
c. Nancy and Paul found it impossible
to soothe Anna. They had to hire help in
order to find someone who could calm Anna and comfort her.
d. Anna’s difficult temperament made
Nancy and Paul regret their decision to have children.

26. ___________________ is a child’s
threshold for arousal, which could be evidenced at the physiological,
emotional, or motor level.
a. Reactivity
b. Self-regulation
c. Coping
d. Running

27. Juanita is anxious and sings to
herself to ease the feelings of fear while waiting for a doctor’s
appointment. She is showing what
a. reactivity
b. coping
c. self-regulation
d self-monitoring

28. Children’s outcomes are linked with
a. children’s temperament
b. parent’s temperament
c. social experiences
d. all of the these

29. Infants
who exhibit a pattern of withdrawal from unfamiliar objects, negative mood, and
low level of activity are called _____.
a. difficult
b. shy
c. uninhibited
d. slow to warm up

30. The
percentage of infants who do NOT clearly fit into one of the three categories
of temperament is _____.
a. 10%
b. 20%
c. 35%
d. 50%

31. In the case of the Cotton family, how
did the baby Anna contribute to family well-being?
a. She increased her father’s sense of
competence as a caregiver.
b. She brought enjoyment to her
c. She helped her grandmother cope
with the bereavement of having a daughter who died.
d. All of these

32. Which of the following is the process
through which people develop specific, positive, emotional bonds with others?
a. attachment
b. social referencing
c. emotional differentiation
d. categorization of social objects

33. Which
term refers to positive caregiver behavioral responses to infant signals that
lead to the formation of a trusting relationship?
a. self-regulation
b. socializing
c. parenting
d. social

34. Which term refers to caregiver-infant
interactions that are rhythmic, well-timed, and mutually rewarding?
a. synchrony
b. ethology
c. differentiation
d. behavioral system

35. Which of the following behaviors is
NOT used as evidence that an attachment has been formed?
a. greater relaxation and expressions
of comfort with the caregiver
b. greater fretfulness with the
caregiver than with strangers
c. expressions of distress when the
caregiver is absent
d. efforts by the infant to maintain
contact with the caregiver

36. When infants begin to be able to
modify their needs for security to include the needs and goals of their
caregiver, we say they are achieving a _______.
a. disorganized attachment
b. goal-corrected partnership
c. capacity fore categorization
d. reactive temperament

37. Anthony is 4 months old. What
behaviors might suggest the formation of a preference for the object of his
a. Anthony smiles more at the object
of attachment than at a stranger.
b. Anthony asks to go along whenever
the object of attachment goes on an errand.
c. Anthony follows the object of
attachment around the house by creeping and crawling.
d. Anthony finds comfort in holding a
scarf that belongs to the object of attachment.

38. At
about what age do infants form an internal, mental representation of the object
of attachment?
a. 9 to 12 months
b. 6 to 9 months
c. 3 to 6 months
d. birth to 3 months

39. After 6
months of age the infant may cling more to his parents in the presence of
strangers. This is an example of _________.
a. fear
b. separation
c. stranger
d. negative

40. Which of the following is likely to
influence the way a baby reacts to an unfamiliar adult?
a. whether or not the mother works
outside the home
b. the mother’s reaction to the adult
c. the adult’s height
d. the adult’s occupation

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