Which of the following statements is true about self-concept

A. It includes those behaviors that allow us to control our impulses.

B. It refers to the knowledge that a child acquires about himself.

C. It's the evaluation that a child makes about her "self."

D. It refers to viewing the self as separate from others

My answer is B.

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  1. It could also be C. What does your reading assignment say?

  2. I think its C as well

  3. Self-concept is the knowledge that a child acquires about herself. Children go through a long process of learning about the self. They gradually gather information about their physical appearance, physical abilities, gender, intellectual abilities, and interpersonal skills. Gathering such knowledge occurs at about the same time as more general changes in cognitive development, as shown in the next examples.

  4. Thanks. That helps clarify this question.

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