developmental psychology

1. Neonates are in many ways helpless, but studies of what they can do, rather than what they can’t do, have revealed some surprising capabilities. Identify and describe 2 important abilities possessed by newborn babies.(1.reflexes: such as swallowing,rooting reflex, cough, sneeze. 2. early learning capabilities: classical conditioing, operant conditioning & habituation)


2. Some pretty amazing changes take place across the infancy years in the areas of physical, cognitive, and psychosocial development. Identify and describe two important developmental changes (they can be physical, cognitive, or psychosocial changes) that occur across the infancy years. Explain why you view these two changes as important.(you choose)


Each question should be answered in 1-3 paragraphs

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