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Development in Adolescence and Late Adulthood Worksheet
Use the Learn Psychology text, the University Library, and/or other resources to answer the following questions. Your response to each question should contain at least 150 words.
- Puberty can be a difficult time for adolescents. What are some of the challenges they face?
- How and when is peer pressure harmful? Can it ever be helpful? Why?
- What types of changes occur in the brain in late adulthood?
- Why is novel problem-solving particularly difficult in late adulthood?