Child Psychology

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Child Psychology
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2011-01-29 12:57:48
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Flash cards, Chapter 2, Child Psychology
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  1. What environmental areas affect development?
    • Family
    • Socioeconomic status
    • Affluence
    • Poverty
    • Neighborhoods
    • Schools
    • Culture
  2. What is niche-picking?
    The tendancy to actively choose environments that complement our heredity.
  3. Epigenisis is....
    development resulting from ongoing, bidirectional exchanges between heredity and all levels of the environment.
  4. Heterozygous
    individuals with one dominant and one recessive gene
  5. Homozygous
    Have two identical alleles
  6. What is coparenting?
    mutally supporting each other's parenting behaviors
  7. When many genes affect a characterisitic it is?
    polygenic inheritance
  8. Define mutation
    Sudden but permanent change in a segment of DNA
  9. Is cystic fybrosis related to recessive or dominant inheritance?
    recessive
  10. Directly observable characteristics are.....
    phenotypes

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