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Intellectual development

Learning your language

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Emotional development

Controlling your emotions and feelings

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Social development

Making friends

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Growth is measured using a

Centile chart

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Growth happens due to

Number of body cells and cells get bigger

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How is physical development measured

Looking at what a person can do

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How is intellectual development measured

Through tests and SATS

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How is emotional and social development measured

People's reactions to new or tense situations, large groups of people and relationships with others

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Infancy

0-2

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Childhood

2-8

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Adolescence

9-18

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Early adulthood

19-45

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Middle adulthood

45-65

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Later adulthood

65+

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Physical development

Learning gross and fine motor skills

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How many pairs of chromosomes are there

46 chromosomes
23 pairs

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Down syndrome

When a person has 47 chromosomes

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Girls chromosomes

xx

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Boys chromosomes

xy

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What is a gene

Short section of DNA

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Parts of DNA

Adenine
Thymine
Guanine
Cytosine

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Stimulants

Drugs which give you energy
COCAIN
CRACK
ECSTASY

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Depressants

Drugs which dull your senses and make you feel calm and relaxed.
CANNABIS
HEROINE

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Hallucinogens

Drugs which make you hear and see things that aren't there.
LSD
MAGIC MUSHROOMS

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5 smoking dangers

(1) lung damage
(2) heart disease
(3) cancer
(4) raises blood pressure
(5) can kill

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Recommended alcohol limit for women per week

14 units a week

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Recommended alcohol limit for men per week

21 units per week