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