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Psychology Quiz 06D

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

____ twins are identical.
a.
Dizygotic
c.
Monozygotic
b.
Spermatoid
d.
Hereditary
 

 2. 

The psychologist who believed environment was most important in shaping children was
a.
John Watson.
c.
P.B. Neubauer.
b.
Sir Francis Galton.
d.
Thomas Bouchard.
 

 3. 

Identical twins who ____ provide researchers with valuable information on the "nature-nurture question."
a.
like the same things
c.
were separated at birth
b.
grow up in the same home
d.
have different math aptitudes
 

 4. 

One's family, culture, education, and individual experiences are part of one's
a.
heredity.
c.
nurture.
b.
nature.
d.
all of the above.
 

 5. 

The researcher who studied twins who had been reared apart was
a.
John Watson.
c.
P.B. Neubauer.
b.
Sir Francis Galton.
d.
Thomas Bouchard.
 

Matching
 
 
Match each term with the correct statement below.
a.
fraternal twins
d.
identical twins
b.
genes
e.
nature vs. nurture
c.
heredity
 

 6. 

genetic transmission of characteristics from parents to their offspring
 

 7. 

the basic building blocks of the body's characteristics
 

 8. 

the debate over the role of inherited factors and environmental conditions
 

 9. 

result from two different eggs fertilized by two different sperm
 

 10. 

result from one fertilized egg
 



 
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