TB8, L1 - Conceptual Development

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1. What did the Quinn (1987) study show?

  • None of the above
  • That infants develop hierarchical categories based on perceptual similarities
  • Infants use language to categorise new and unfamiliar objects
  • Infants do not develop categories
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2. Which study showed that infants can use landmarks to orient themselves

  • Oakes, Coppage and Dinkel (1997)
  • Gouteux and Spelke (2001)
  • Gouteux and Spelke (2011)
  • Quinn (1987)

3. According to the nativist approach, which is NOT a core knowledge

  • Core semantic knowledge
  • Core action knowledge
  • Core geometric knowledge
  • Core numerical knowledge

4. Which has been proposed as a 5th 'core knowledge'

  • Core social knowledge
  • Core object knowledge
  • Core linguistic knowledge
  • None of the above

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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