Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/5

Click to flip

5 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
MATURATION
Unfolding of a genetically influenced, often age-related, sequence pf physical changes and behavior patterns, including the readiness to master new abilities
CONTINUITY THEORY OF DEVELOPMENT
Continuous
• Mechanistic theory
• Passive
STAGES THEORY OF DEVELOPMENT
Organismic model
• Development as internally initiated by an active person or organism
• active
• Occurs in a universal sequence of QUALITATIVELY different stages of maturation
• Series of distinct stages
PHENOTYPE
Observable characteristics of a person
GENOTYPE
Genetic makeup of a person containing both expressed and unexpressed characteristics