TB8, L1 - Conceptual Development

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1. NOT an assumption of the empiricist perspective

  • Children are born as a blank slate
  • Children are born with reflexes which aid development through experience
  • Basic knowledge of world
  • Children are 'little scientists'
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2. Approximate age of 'no search'

  • 18-24m
  • 0-8m
  • 12-18m
  • 8-12m

3. Approximate age of invisible displacement

  • 8-12m
  • 12-18m
  • 0-8m
  • 18-24m

4. Which of the following is NOT a finding of the Plunkett et al. (2008) study?

  • Basic level concepts are unaffected by linguistic structure
  • Performance on subordinate concepts is better if nouns are used
  • Categorisation is critical for learning new objects
  • Performance on subordinate concepts is better if adjectives are used

5. According to Rosch (1970s) at what age do children learn specific animal names (e.g. dalmatian)

  • 24m
  • 12m
  • 30m
  • 36m


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