Instructions: Answer each question thoroughly. Your response must be a minimum of 50 words and show comprehension of the topic through providing examples, text book related information, information gathered from research, etc. Each question is worth 5 points equating to a possible total of 10 points. If you fail to answer one of the questions, you will not receive points for the unanswered question.
Question 1 (5 points): Why is the discussion on nature and nurture considered important in development? In answering this question, make sure to clarify what nature and nurture means.
Question 2 (5 points): What are the 5 vital signs on the Apgar scale? Why is the measurement of these vital signs important?