5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Two-word stage
- Telegraphic speech
- Linguistic relativity
- a The study of meaning in language.
- b Beginning about age 2, the stage in speech development during which a child speaks mostly two-word statements.
- c in a language, a system of rules that enables us to communicate with and understand others
- d Whorf's hypothesis that language determines the way we think
- e early speech stage in which a child speaks like a telegram--'go car'--using mostly nouns and verbs and omitting 'auxiliary' words
5 Multiple choice questions
- in a language, the smallest distinctive sound unit
- the inability to see a problem from a new perspective; an impediment to problem solving
- a tendency to search for information that confirms one's preconceptions
- controls language expression-an aread of the frontal, usually in the left hemisphere, that directs the muscle movements involved in speech
- A tendency to approach a problem in a particular way, especially a way that has been successful in the past but may or may not be helpful in solving a new problem
5 True/False questions
Morpheme → in a language, the smallest unit that carries meaning; may be a word or a part of a word (such as a prefix)
Functional fixedness → the tendency to be more confident than correct--to overestimate the accuracy of one's beliefs and judgments
Framing → in a language, a system of rules that enables us to communicate with and understand others
Overconfidence → the tendency to be more confident than correct--to overestimate the accuracy of one's beliefs and judgments
Belief perseverance → clinging to one's initial conceptions after the basis on which they were formed has been discredited.