Chapter 10 Quiz

Instructions
Quiz for Chapter 10: Psychosocial Development in Middle Childhood.

This assessment is worth 10 points.

  1. From about ages 6 to 12, school-age children usually do all of the following except   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  2. The sense of self, or the knowledge of who we are and who we want to be, is called   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  3. In the neo-Piagetian scheme of self-concept development, the third stage of development which begins around 7 or 8 years of age involves the ability to form   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  4. Monica, who is 8, describes herself as very good at math and science, but average in reading and art. She also says that she is good at basketball but a terrible baseball player. According to the neo-Piagetian view of self-concept development, Monica is using   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  5. Blake knows that he sometimes loses his temper and gets angry at his friends. What aspect of self-definition is he developing?   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  6. Marcy views herself as being generally capable and competent in most aspects of her life. According to the text, Marcy has a high degree of   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  7. The self-concept is based on all but which of the following?   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  8. Children's positive evaluation of themselves is called   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  9. Global self-worth means essentially the same thing as   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  

  10. A child with high self-esteem would   (1 point)

    a.  
    b.  
    c.  
    d.  



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