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1. When someone bangs on the table that the baby is on, the baby will fling out the arms and then bring them together. This is called the:
a.

Moro reflex
b.

Babinski reflex

2. Studies comparing breast milk with cow’s milk show that breast milk contains more vitamins
A & C and more antibodies against disease.
a.

True
b.

False

3. The cells of the brain are called:
a.

axons
b.

neurons
c.

molecules

4. A single word utterance that expresses a complete thought is called:
a.

holophrase
b.

over-extension
c.

under-extension

5. Motherese is:
a.

confined to females; males don’t use it
b.

characterized by high pitch, simple vocabulary and short sentences cells of the brain
c.

unique to English speaking parents

6. The term “child maltreatment” includes:
a.

intentional harm.
b.

avoidable endangerment.
c.

abuse and neglect.
d.

all of the above.

7. Which behavior is considered prosocial?
a.

Joanna takes out the garbage for a quarter.
b.

Lisa helps her mother so that her mother will take her to the park.
c.

Gwen feeds her baby brother because her mother is sick.

8. When 2-year-old Jason sings the same song over and over again, he is displaying: cells of the brain
a.

perseveration
b.

conservation
c.

stubbornness

9. Kenani has a newborn, and she wants to prevent SIDS. She should listen to which one of her friends?
a.

Shemul, who says to put the baby to sleep on its stomach.
b.

Beth, who says the baby should sleep on his back on a firm mattress.
c.

Arti, who says to swaddle (wrap) the baby tightly.
d.

Meera, who says to put the baby to sleep with a bottle.

10. The differentiation and specialization of the functioning of the two halves of the brain is called:
a.

linearization
b.

lateralization
c.

equalization cells of the brain