Psychology Ch 2 Beauty and Necessity of Good Research Design
3 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- Tendency to overestimate how well we could have successfully forecast known outcomes. Ex. I knew it all along.
- Heuristic that involves judging the probability of an event by its superficial similarity to a prototype.
- Mental shortcuts that help us to streamline our thinking and make sense of our world.
2 True/False Questions
Overconfidence → Tendency to overestimate our ability to make correct predictions.
Base rate → How common a characteristic or behaviour is in the general population.