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Flashcards in Chapter 9 Life Span Development Deck (13)
1

refers to a child between 12 and 18 years of age

adolescent

2

soft spot on a infants head

fontanelles

3

refers to a child from 1 month to 1 year of age

infant

4

is the average years of life remaining based on the individuals year of birth

life expectancy

5

the longest period of time for an organism to live, 120 years for human beings

maximum life span

6

women in their 40, 50, 60 go through a permanent lose of menstruation and fertility

menopause

7

refers to a child from birth to 1 month of age

neonate

8

involuntary bed-wetting

nocturnal enuresis

9

refers to a child 3 to 6 years of age

preschooler

10

a period of, adolescent go through

puberty

11

instantaneous and voluntary movement that is a result of birth

reflex

12

refers to a child between 6 and 12 years of age

school-age child

13

refers to a child who is 1 to 3 years of age

toddler