Check Your Progress 1) Match the columns of physical development of the following stages- Ab b B 1. Infancy a. considerable stability is attained. 2. Childhood b. Physical maturity attained at optimum level. 3. Adolescence c. Motor & neuromuscular coordination begins. 2) Match the columns of social development of the following stages- Ab b B 1. Infancy a. Radical outlook and questioning of the social norms. 2. Childhood b. Social response directed towards family members. 3. Adolescence c. Social values, attitudes and interests are developed. 2) What is a neonate a) A newborn baby b) An irritable baby c) An unloved baby. d) An abnormal baby.
38 3) What are the main characteristics of a baby under the age of two or three years 4) List the main points of physical development in adolescents. 5) Identify the three needs of early childhood.