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  1. Babbling stage
  2. Telegraphic speech
  3. Algorithm
  4. Concept
  5. Broca's area
  1. a controls language expression-an aread of the frontal, usually in the left hemisphere, that directs the muscle movements involved in speech
  2. b beginning at about 4 months, the stage of speech development in which the infant spontaneously utters various sounds at first unrelated to the household language
  3. c a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solving a particular problem
  4. d early speech stage in which a child speaks like a telegram--'go car'--using mostly nouns and verbs and omitting 'auxiliary' words
  5. e a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. impairment of language, usually caused by left hemisphere damage either to Broca's area (impairing speaking) or to wernicke's area (impairing understanding)
  2. a tendency to search for information that confirms one's preconceptions
  3. Whorf's hypothesis that language determines the way we think
  4. in a language, a system of rules that enables us to communicate with and understand others
  5. the tendency to think of things only in terms of their usual functions; an impediment to problem solving

5 True/False Questions

  1. Computer Neural NetworksA 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

          

  2. Availability heuristica simple thinking strategy that often allows us to make judgments and solve problems efficiently; usually speedier but also more error-prone than algorithms. (Myers Psychology 8e p. 398)

          

  3. Mental setA 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

          

  4. Syntaxstudies of the rules for forming admissible sentences

          

  5. Wernicke's areacontrols language reception-a brain area involved in language comprehension and expression;usually in the left temporal lobe

          

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