Parents are told that their newborn is in the 90th percentile for height. This means that:
their child is above average height
Where and how much a child sleeps is shaped by:
brain maturation, family situations, and culture
Over the first few months of infancy, the amount of time spent in REM (dreaming sleep:
The six outer layers of the brain are referred to as:
What part of a neuron receives electrochemical impulses from other neurons?
Part of normal brain development is the loss of unused dendrite connections. This loss, however, is not a degradation of brain power because, with the loss, there is a corresponding improvement in the: