5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Representativeness heuristic
- Belief perseverance
- Computer Neural Networks
- Two-word stage
- a clinging to one's initial conceptions after the basis on which they were formed has been discredited.
- b judging the likelihood of things in terms of how well they seem to represent, or match, particular prototypes; may lead one to ignore other relevant information
- c knowing or sensing something without the use of reason; an insight
- d Computer circuits that mimic the brain's interconnected neural cells, performing tasks such as learning to recognize visual patterns and smells
- e Beginning about age 2, the stage in speech development during which a child speaks mostly two-word statements.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the stage in speech development, from about 1 to 2, during which a childspeaks mostly in single words.
- Whorf's hypothesis that language determines the way we think
- in a language, the smallest distinctive sound unit
- the way an issue is posed; how an issue is framed can significantly affect decisions and judgments
- a tendency to search for information that confirms one's preconceptions
5 True/False questions
Babbling stage → Beginning about age 2, the stage in speech development during which a child speaks mostly two-word statements.
Prototype → a mental image or best example of a category
Artificial Intelligence → the tendency to be more confident than correct--to overestimate the accuracy of one's beliefs and judgments
Overconfidence → the tendency to be more confident than correct--to overestimate the accuracy of one's beliefs and judgments
Telegraphic speech → a 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)