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Controlled expression trait dominant-gene
Zygote that splits in two monozygotic-twins
Two eggs that are fertilized dizygotic-twins
One of the critical areas of adjustment that deals with breathing respiration
The sense that is least developed at birth vision
The stage of ________ development includes; babbling, cooing, and one-word speech language
A neurodevelopmental disorder that impairs thinking, feeling, language, and social skills ASD
A infant that is irregular, nonadaptable, and irritable difficult
A insecurely attached attached infant or child ambivalent
Kohlberg proposed three levels of ______ development moral
The kind of monkey that was used in Harlow's classic research rhesus

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Cognitive Development in Infancy & Toddlerhood #1 Crossword

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In language development, the words and word combinations that children use. production
A term used to describe the style of early language learning in which toddlers use language mainly to label objects referential
_____________ quotient: a score that permits an individual's performance on an intelligence test to be compared to the performances of other same-aged individuals. intelligence
Innate system that permits children to speak in a rule-oriented fashion as soon as they learn enough words (abbr.). LAD
Pleasant vowel-like noises made by infants. cooing
Another term used to describe the style of early language learning in which toddlers use language mainly to label objects. expressive
___________ memory: narrative accounts of significant, one-time events that are long-lasting because they are imbued with personal meaning. autobiographical
Early language error in which words are applied to a wider collection of objects and events than is appropriate overextension
Repetition of consonant-vowel combinations in long strings. babbling
Zone of ___________ development: range of tasks that a child cannot yet handle independently but can accomplish with the help of more skilled partners. proximal
Early language error in which words are applied too narrowly. underextension
_______ speech: toddler's two-word utterances that leave out smaller and less important words. telegraphic
In language development, the words and word combinations that children understand. comprehension
Type of play which children pretend, acting out everyday and imaginary images (2 words). make believe

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Child Development Crossword

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The area of development where the body is moving and active Physical
The area of development that focuses on the child's brain, and problem solving for simple tasks Cognitive
The area of development that focuses on the interaction with others Social
Being connected to someone most commonly through friendship or family relationship
A young child or baby infant
large movements using some of the main, biggest muscles and bones gross motor
Small movements using some of the smaller muscles and bones Fine motor
Child between the ages of 3-5 years toddler
a skill that the child learns to use to his or her favour when trying to be creative imagination
learning through a system or school education
the process of developing physically, mentally, or emotionally growth
Around 11-13 months is when a child learns to ______ walk
To hold or grip on to something or someone grasp
A way of communication for toddlers + talking
The process in which the baby's teeth begin to form teething
A more structured, in depth way of communicating Language
an uncontrolled outburst of anger and frustration by the child Tantrums
A way of releasing negative emotions crying
The infants feelings (happy, sad, frustrated) emotions
To gain knowledge learn
A way the infant attempts to communicate before talking babbling
Around 2-4 years children love to _____ everything handed to them explore
The process in which the child is emerged from the mother birth
The ability to make decisions or come to sensible conclusions judgement
When the infant can perceive an instruction the way that it was intended understands
One of the most important things for a childs development is ______ books to them as often as possible reading
Using Gross motor skills to perform a skill that involves the child pushing of a surface jump
Making up ideas to increase diversity in writing, drawing, performing etc. creative
The first milestone the child reaches when it comes to moving to different locations by his/her self crawl
The sound a young infant makes when happy cooing

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Infancy & Childhood Crossword

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characteristics obtained heredity
a persons surroundings which have been influenced on a persons development environment
basics units of heredity genes
developed in 2 separate eggs dizygotic twins
twins that have developed in 1 egg monozygotic twins
the process of physical & mental development maturation
some areas develop more rapidly growth cycles
a skill can develop as an association occurs imprinting
the period in which a child takes in the most information critical period
Wild and animal like feral children
let the children run the parents permissive parent
don't trust children dictatorial parent
flexible authoritative parent
don't care uninvolved
fear of being separated from parents separation anxiety

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Child Development Crossword

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their first facial expression smile
a skill to be social communicate
begins to move around crawl
your child will begin to develop this milestones
from early childhood until adolescence human growth
the stage that deals with how your body operates, moves, and develops physical
the stage that deals with feelings emotional
the stage that involves how the brain works development, the act of changing either intellectually, emotionally, socially, or physically intellectual
the stage that deals with how you interact with others social
a child between the ages of 0 and 12 months infant
a child between the ages of 2 and 3 toddler
a child's development of how they think and understand the world around them cognitive
the child's ability to communicate and express their feelings language development
a child's main way of learning play
helps you and your child learn a little more about each other relationship
the child's ability to see near and far, and to understand what you see vision
recently just born newborn
being taught and understanding the things around them learning
larger movements when baby use their body to move around gross motor skills
an action that involves your baby using their muscles fine motor skills
the bond between a baby and a parent attachment
producing the sounds that form words speech
the words that a child would understand language
when the developmental milestones are not reached by the expected time period developmental delay
babies learn to feel secure, talk and, enjoy being with other people interaction
care for and protect the child while growing up nurture
the ability to hear, listen and interpret sounds hearing
the ability to learn and interact with others social behaviour
provide energy and nutrients for the child to grow and develop healthy eating
able to show affection love

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Developmental Psychology Crossword

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the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception to birth Fetus
interpreting one's new experience in terms of one's existing schema assimilation
psychologist that is best known for theorizing the stages of cognitive development Piaget
the ideal parenting style authoritative
a sense that the world is predictable and trustworthy, according to Eriksen Basic Trust
type of intelligence consisting of one's accumulated knowledge and verbal skills crystallized
type of intelligence consisting of one's ability to reason speedily and abstractly fluid
psychologist best known for theorizing the 8 psychosocial stages of development Eriksen
psychologist that came up with the 6 stages of moral thinking Kohlberg
what FAS stands for fetal alcohol syndrome
harmful agents that can cause damage to a fetus teratogens
neurodegenerative disease that causes the patient to lose their memory and become mentally vacant alzheimers
disorder that results in a deficit of communication and social interaction autism
psychologist that studied dependency by exxperimenting with monkeys Harlow
a baby's tendency to open mouth and search for food when touched on the cheek rooting reflex

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Human Growth and Development Crossword

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A condition that is present at birth. CONGENITAL MALFORMATION
The stronger gene that will produce the characteristic in an individual. DOMINANT GENE
A person that carries and passes on a disease or condition without having it themselves. CARRIER
Sex cell in the male. SPERM
Sex call in the female. EGG
The union of an ovum and a sperm or the beginning of a pregnancy. CONCEPTION
Contained in both sex cells CHROMOSOMES
A process through which the sex cells divide to produce two new cells. MEIOSIS
These make traits in human beings, and are bead like structures. GENES
A condition that is present at birth. CONGENITAL MALFORMATION
One or more fertilized eggs that are split. MONOZYGOTIC
Single cells that are fertilized. DIZYGOTIC
Who determines the sex of the child? MALE
A set of characteristics that identify a certain condition or disease. SYNDROME
Weaker genes that do not produce the characteristic in the individual but are carried by the person. RECESSIVE GENES
The fertilized egg cell that contains chromosomes in an abnormal number, structure, or arrangement. CHROMOSOMAL ERROR
Test performed during pregnancy. AMNIOCENTESIS
An abnormality of structure, function, or body metabolism that often results in a physical or mental handicap, a shortened life, or sometimes death. BIRTH DEFECTS

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The Integumentary System Crossword

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Tiny, smooth muscles attached to hair follicles, contraction causes the hair to stand upright arrector pili
structure with outer and inner root sheaths extending from the epidermal surface into the dermis and from which new hair develops. hair follicle
the less numerous type of sweat gland; produces a secretion containing water, salts, proteins, and fatty acids. apocrine
fat cells adipose cells
superficial layer of the skin; composed of keratinized stratified squamous epithelium epidermis
layer of skin deep to the epidermis; composed of dense irregular tissue dermis
subcutaneous tissue just deep to the skin; consists of adipose plus some areolar connective tissue. hypodermis
loose areolar connective tissue of woven collagen and elastic with rich supply of blood vessels papillary layer
dense irregular connective tissues making up approx. 80% of dermis reticular layer
fine-touch receptors, light pressure, abundant in finger tips, you gather information about its shape, texture, and density, info your brain uses to identify the object meissner's corpuscles
dark pigment formed by cells called melanocytes; imparts color to skin and hair melanin
a primary tissue that covers the body surface, lines its internal cavities, and forms glands epithelial tissue

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Infancy & Childhood Crossword

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Characteristics obtained Heredity
a persons surroundings which have been influenced by a persons development Environment
Basic units of heredity Genes
developed in 2 separate eggs Dizygotic twins
Twins that have developed in 1 egg monozygotic twins
the process of physical and mental development Maturation
some areas that develop more rapidly Growth cycles
A skill can develop as an association occurs Imprinting
A period in which a child take in the most information critical period
Wild and animal like children Feral children
Let the children run the parents permissive parent
Don't trust the children dictatorial parent
flexible parenting authoritative parent
a parent that doesn't care Uninvolved
fear of being separated from parents separation anxiety

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Prenatal Development, Pregnancy, and Birth Crossword

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The pear shaped muscular organ in a woman's abdomen that houses the developing baby Uterus
the neck, or narrow lower portion, of the uterus cervix
slim, pipelike structure that connects an ovary to the uterus fallopian tube
almond shaped organs that contain a woman's eggs ovaries
egg cell containing the genetic material contributed by the mother ovum
the union of sperm and egg fertilization
the expulsion of the ovum ovulation
first 14 days of prenatal development, from fertilization to full implantation germinal stage
a fertilized ovum zygote
hollow sphere of cells formed during the germinal stage in preparation for implantation blastocyst
process in which a blastocyst becomes embedded in the uterine wall implantation
structure projecting from the wall of the uterus during pregnancy through which the develpoing baby absorbs nutrients placenta
structure that attaches the placenta to the fetus, through which nutrients are passed and fetal wastes are removed umbilical cord
bag-shaped, fluid-filled membrane that contains and insulates the fetus amniotic sac
the period of pregnancy gestation
one of the 3 month long segments into which pregnancy is divided trimester
the inability to conceive after a year of unprotected sex infertility
any infertility treatment in which the egg is fertilized outside the womb. abbr. ART
a special hospital unit that treats at-risk newborns, such as lbw and vlbw nicu

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Intro to Psychology Crossword

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Who is often called the "father" of psychology? wundt
Psychology is the scientific study of _______ and mental processes. behavior
This is a complex, unlearned behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a species. instinct
What part of the brain includes the auditory (hearing) areas? temporallobes
The autonomic nervous system is split into two divisions, one that calms and one that arouses. Which one is the calming side? parasympathetic
Paranoid, catatonic, disorganized, and undifferentiated are all classifications of what psychological disorder? schizophrenia
What level sits at the top of Maslow's hierarchy of needs? selfactualization
What area of the brain controls many of your emotional responses, including fear and anger? amygdala
Formerly known as multiple personality disrder, _______ identity disorder is characterized by a person exhibiting 2 or more distinct personalities. dissociative
In the study of behavior genetics, the real question of "what makes you who you are?" deals with nature v. _______. nurture
This research method is the only one that allows the experimenter to draw conclusions about cause and effect. experiment
The period between childhood and adulthood. adolescence
What gland is often referred to as the master gland? pituitary
A fetus is the developing human organism from _______ weeks after conception to birth. nine
In order to be judged a psychological disorder, it has to meet these 4 criteria: maladaptive, _______, disturbing, and atypical. unjustifiable
This is the culturally preferred timing of social events such as marriage, parenthood, and retirement. socialclock
What psychologist's studes in the area of morality led his to develop a 3 stage theory of moral development? kohlberg
_______ nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by excessive eating followed by purging, laxative use, fasting, or excessive exercise. bulimia
_______ is the fear of swallowing. phagophobia
What is the 1st stage in Jean Piaget's stages of cognitive development? sensorimotor

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