Chapter 5- The Teen Years: Growth and Development

Card Set Information

Author:
HPizir
ID:
246413
Filename:
Chapter 5- The Teen Years: Growth and Development
Updated:
2014-03-31 20:05:35
Tags:
Chapter Teen Years Growth Development
Folders:
TEE
Description:
Chapter 5- The Teen Years: Growth and Development
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user HPizir on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. The physical transformation from a child to an adult capable of reproduction
    Puberty
  2. Rapid increases in height and weight, such as those assoiated with puberty
    Growth Spurts
  3. When body parts grow at different rates
    Asynchrony
  4. Focused primarily on one's own concerns
    Egocentrism
  5. The ability to think about thinking
    Metacognition
  6. The links between brain cells that develop when actions are repeated
    Neural Connections
  7. Trying to do many things at the same time
    Multitasking
  8. Independence that includes personal responsibility and decision making
    Autonomy
  9. Being able to bounce back after a set back or a defeat
    Resilience
  10. Feeling incapable of being defeated or having anything bad happen to you
    Invincibility
  11. Major changes in social-emotional development are:
    • Redefining self
    • Moving towards indepence
    • Refining relationships
    • Dealing with emotional challenges
  12. Developing abstract thinking involves the following abilities:
    • To understand complex math problems
    • To think critically about a person's own thinking
    • To grasp abstract concepts such as honor and freedom
    • To think about the future
    • To figure out why things are the way they are
    • To consider multiple solutions to problems and the potential consequenses of each

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview