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True or False:

Babies's bodies do not change very quickly

 

 

 

True

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True or False:

There are no ethnic variations in regards to growth

 

 

 

False

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Toddlers: 18 months - 3 years

____ ____ and more active

toddlers begin to cut with ____, ____ eating habits

____ and ____ with their world primarily in an upright position

 

 

physically stronger

teeth, changing

move, interact

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List the order of how infants progress in terms of movement:

 

 

 

creep , crawl, cruise walk, walk (own)

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List the order of how infants develop grabbing items:

 

 

 

swipe at objects, reach and grab, grasp with palm, pincer grasp

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Self-care consists of:

 

 

 

dressing, washing (body, brushing teeth), eating and toileting

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True or False:

There are cultural variations in expectations for:

which tasks babies should need help with

how fast they learn to be independent

table manners and eating habits

games played with adults

toys available

 

 

 

True

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True or False:

Newborns attend to low-pitch voices

 

 

False

high-pitched voices

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True or False:

Taste or smell develops after birth

 

 

False

before birth

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11

 

 

True or False:

By age 2 infants have as many neurons as adults

 

 

 

True

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True or False:

After age 3 learning is a process of reinforcing synapses used and pruning those not needed

 

 

 

True

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What are some strategies to help develop infant/toddler development?

 

create play environments that promote motor development at different levels of competence

provide interesting and safe toys that appeal to more than one sense

provide intellectual and language stimulation: talking, singing, reading, and playing with infants and toddlers