Welcome to your NCLEX reviewer and practice questions quiz for growth and development. In this nursing test bank, test your competence on the different theories on growth and development. This quiz aims to help nursing students master the concepts of growth and development through these practice questions and NCLEX reviewers.
Quizzes on this guide include:
- Growth and Development NCLEX Practice | Quiz #1: 25 Questions
- Growth and Development NCLEX Practice | Quiz #2: 25 Questions
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Growth and Development Practice Quiz
In this section are the practice questions for growth and development. This nursing test bank set includes 50 questions divided into two parts. Included topics are growth and development theories, developmental stages by Erik Erikson, Jean Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development, and Sigmund Freud‘s Psychosexual Development.
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Growth and Development NCLEX Practice Quiz #1 (25 Questions)
This section is the first part of the growth and development NCLEX practice questions. There are 25 items in this set. If you have difficulty answering the questions, don’t forget to refresh your knowledge using the reviewer.
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Question 1 of 25
Which age group has the greatest potential to demonstrate regression when they are sick?CorrectIncorrect
Question 2 of 25
Which is a major concern when providing drug therapy for older adults?CorrectIncorrect
Question 3 of 25
One of the participants attending a parenting class asks the teacher “What is the leading cause of death during the first month of life?CorrectIncorrect
Question 4 of 25
Which stage of development is most unstable and challenging regarding the development of personal identity?CorrectIncorrect
Question 5 of 25
Which age group would have the most tendency towards eating disorders?CorrectIncorrect
Question 6 of 25
When assessing an older adult., the nurse may expect an increase in:CorrectIncorrect
Question 7 of 25
A maternity nurse is providing instruction to a new mother regarding the psychosocial development of the newborn infant. Using Erikson’s psychosocial development theory, the nurse would instruct the mother toCorrectIncorrect
Question 8 of 25
A mother of a three (3)-year-old tells a clinic nurse that the child is constantly rebelling and having temper tantrums. The nurse most appropriately tells the mother to:CorrectIncorrect
Question 9 of 25
The parents of a two (2)-year-old boy arrive at a hospital for a visit. The child is in the playroom when the parents arrive. When the parents enter the playroom, the child does not readily approach the parents. The nurse interprets this behavior as indicating that:CorrectIncorrect
Question 10 of 25
The mother of a three (3)-year-old is concerned because her child still is insisting on a bottle at nap time and bedtime. Which of the following is the most appropriate suggestion to the mother?CorrectIncorrect
Question 11 of 25
A nurse is evaluating the developmental level of a two (2)-year-old. Which of the following does the nurse expect to observe in this child?CorrectIncorrect
Question 12 of 25
The nurse is providing an educational session to new employees, and the topic is abuse to the older client. The nurse tells the employees that which client is most characteristic of a victim of abuseCorrectIncorrect
Question 13 of 25
The home care nurse is visiting an older female client whose husband died six (6) months ago. Which behavior, by the client, indicates ineffective coping?CorrectIncorrect
Question 14 of 25
A clinic nurse assesses the communication patterns of a five (5)-month-old infant. The nurse determines that the infant is demonstrating the highest level of developmental achievement expected if the infant:CorrectIncorrect
Question 15 of 25
A nurse is preparing to care for a five (5)-year-old who has been placed in traction following a fracture of the femur. The nurse plans care, knowing that, which of the following is the most appropriate activity for this child?CorrectIncorrect
Question 16 of 25
A 16-year-old is admitted to the hospital for acute appendicitis, and an appendectomy is performed. Which of the following nursing interventions is most appropriate to facilitate normal growth and development?CorrectIncorrect
Question 17 of 25
The mother of a nine (9)-year-old who is four (4) feet tall asks a nurse which of the following car safety devices is the most appropriate to use. The best nursing response is which of the following?CorrectIncorrect
Question 18 of 25
The nurse is caring for an agitated older client with Alzheimer’s disease. Which nursing intervention would most likely calm the client?CorrectIncorrect
Question 19 of 25
The nurse who volunteers at a senior citizens center is planning activities for the members who attend the center. Which activity would best promote health and maintenance for these senior citizens?CorrectIncorrect
Question 20 of 25
A 16 year old boy is hospitalized, according to Erik Erikson, what is an appropriate intervention?CorrectIncorrect
Question 21 of 25
A clinical instructor asks a nursing student to report about the psychosexual stages of development by Sigmund Freud. Which of the following explains the latency period. Select all that apply.CorrectIncorrect
Question 22 of 25
Which of the following best describes the development of a school-age child. Select all that apply.CorrectIncorrect
Question 23 of 25
The nurse is preparing to care for a toddler who is admitted due to fever, diarrhea, and vomiting. The doctor diagnosed the child with acute gastroenteritis. Which interventions are appropriate for the child? Select all that apply.CorrectIncorrect
Question 24 of 25
A nurse instructor is preparing to conduct a seminar about Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development. The current topic is the concrete operational stage. Which of the following milestones during this stage should be included in the discussion, except?CorrectIncorrect
Question 25 of 25
Kim and her daughter Jane went grocery shopping to only buy essential things needed at home. As they went along the different sections of the store, Jane saw a limited-edition Barbie doll. She is tempted to get it but decides not to grab it for fear of being slapped. This behavior of Jane is considered to be in what stage of Kohlberg’s Moral Development?CorrectIncorrect