Chapter 1 and 2 Quiz

Which issue in human development debates the extent to which developmental is influenced by biological inheritance or environmental experiences.

nature-nurture issues

Which statement concerning the biological, cognitive, and socioemotional processes is TRUE?

They are intricately interwoven.

Family and extrafamilial contexts of resilient individuals tend to share certain features.

true

Developmental processes and periods help to provide a framework for describing and understanding an individual's development.

true

The scientific method is the best tool for answering questions about the roles of development.

true

Observations in real world settings are conducted in a laboratory.

false

Genes act independently, not collaboratively.

true

All fetuses are genetically more susceptible to the efforts of teratogens.

false

Pregnancy can be divided into three periods; germinal, embryonic, and fetal.

true

Both parents experiencing depression negatively impacts infant bonding

true