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1

A child that watches a great deal of violence on television in their early years:

Views violence as a normal part of life.

2

Most family experts advise young couples to:

Wait before having their first child.

3

Many researchers feel that early stimulation is the most important factor in:

Brain development.

4

Of the key dimensions of mothering and fathering, the most important seems to be:

Acceptance.

5

Most new parents receive their parenting skills from:

Their own parents.

6

A couple can increase their chances of conception by learning more about how conception occurs.

True or False.

True.

7

The current term for society's sanctioned arrangement for sexual relations is:

Marriage.

8

For the past decade, the fertility rate in the United States has:

Been at or below zero population growth.

9

Questions a couple should ask themselves when they are deciding if they want to have children include all of the following EXCEPT:

-Do we have a strong healthy relationship that can provide a stable environment that a child needs?

-Are we ready to give a child the care, attention, and love it needs?

-What can having a child do for for us?

-Are we committed to raising children to grow and become healthy adults?"

-Can we afford to provide a child with food, clothing and education for at least the nest eighteen years.

What can having a child do for us.

10

Most women don't suffer from postpartum depression.

True or False.

False.

11

The first question in proper family planning is:

Do we really want children?

12

There are no risks involved in having an abortion.

True or False.

False.

13

A little stress is good for children because it enables them to develop:

Stress tolerance.

14

Men are infertile when they are unable to:

Produce viable sperm.

15

Sexual behavior is regulated in:

All human societies.

16

Traditionalization is less likely to occur in:

Two-career families.

17

When Cox says that parenthood is a paradox, he means that it:

Is associated with both problems and happiness.

18

Women are infertile when they are unable to:

Become pregnant.

19

Effective punishment encompasses all of the following strategies EXCEPT:

-Telling the child what the alternatives are.

-Letting the punishment flow from the act.

-Using emotional displays to reinforce punishment.

-Punishing the child as soon after the act as possible.

Using emotional displays to reinforce punishment.

20

Some wrong reasons to have a child include all of the following EXCEPT:

-To relieve loneliness

-To save or strengthen a marriage.

-Because everyone has children.

-We love children and want to include them in our strong healthy family.

-To please parents and friends.

We love children and want to include them in our strong healthy family.