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Answer in detail, the following questions. Ensure that you
make reference to the chapter reading in your answers wherever necessary, by
citing the page number.
an example of a critical period for each of the domains of development:
physical, cognitive, and psychosocial. Explain how plasticity would be related
to each of your examples. (Chapter 1)
and contrast nuclear and extended families in terms of their differences in
privacy, rules, and authority. Would one type be more “child friendly” than the
other? If so, how? How would the two types of families manage resources, such
as income, room allocation or space, and distribution of chores? What aspects
of your development would be most influenced by the type of family you grew up
in. (Chapter 1)
3. What are the major
differences between quantitative and qualitative research? What are
some examples of each. (Chapter 2)
4. Explain why each of
the following findings from correlational studies is an example of the maxim “correlation
does not equal causation.” Suggest possible alternative explanations for the
findings. (Chapter 2)
1. In large urban areas more violence is reported on days
with high ice-cream sales.
2. Children with larger feet spell better.
3. In areas of the South, counties with higher divorce
rates generally have lower death rates.
4. Nations that add fluoride to their water have
a higher cancer rate than those that do not add fluoride.