Flashcards in Chapter 7 - Life Span Development Deck (22):
A young person age 12 to 18 years.
A disorder in which cholesterol and calcium buildup inside the walls of the blood vessels, forming plaque, which eventually leads to a partial or complete blockage of blood flow.
Injury caused by pressure to enclosed body surfaces, for example from too much pressure in the lungs.
A type of reasoning in which a child looks for approval from peers and society.
A young adult age 19 to 40 years.
Areas where the neonate's or infant's skull has not fused together; usually disappears at approximately 18 months of age.
A young child age 1 month to 1 year.
The average number of years a person can be expected to live.
And adult age 41 to 60 years.
An infant reflex in which, when an infant is caught off guard, the infant opens his or her arms wide, spreads the fingers, and seems to grab at things.
A newborn age birth to 1 month.
The basic filtering units in the kidneys.
An adult age 61 years or older.
An infant reflex that occurs when something is placed in the infant's palm; the infant grasps the object.
A type of reasoning in which a child bases decisions on his or her conscience.
A type of reasoning in which a child acts almost purely to avoid punishment to get what he or she wants.
A child age 3 to 6 years.
An infant reflex that occurs when something touches an infant's cheek, and the infant instinctively turns his or her head toward the touch.
A person who is 6 to 12 years of age.
An infant reflex in which the infant starts sucking when his or her lips are stroked.
A young child age 1 to 3 years.