Not all exam prep has to be realistic,
vignette-style questions like SWTP's practice tests. Sometimes you just want to
cram in info. We'll do quizzes now and then to help you do just
Here, for starters, is a quick, simple quiz about Erik
Erikson's Stages of Psychosocial Development. Listed are the
conflicts for each stage, the virtue associated with each stage
(which you're not getting quizzed on because those are
very unlikely to show up on the licensing exam).
Underneath each stage is the expected age range during which it
Your job is simple: fill in the blank.
Trust vs. _____________
0 - 1½
__________ vs. Shame
1½ - 3
Initiative vs. __________
3 - 5
Industry vs. Inferiority
Identity vs. Role Confusion
Intimacy vs. __________
18 - 40
__________ vs. Stagnation
40 - 65
__________ vs. Despair
How'd you do?
Answer in comments or in this article from
Simply Psychology, which will shower you with additional
Happy studying, happy psychosocial developing, and good luck
with the exam!