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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. analogy heuristic
  2. short term memory
  3. Stanford-Binet Intelligence scale
  4. Sensory Memory
  5. visual information
  1. a modern descendent of the first successful intelligence test that measures general intelligence and four factors verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, spatial reasoning, and short-term memory.
  2. b can hold onto 7 items for less than 30 seconds without rehearsal, also referred to as working memory is acts as a workspace for carrying out memory
  3. c a rule of thumb that applies a solution that solved a problem in the past to a current problem that shares many features with the past problem
  4. d Briefly holds information for the senses
  5. e is kept for only a fraction of a second

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the ability to retain sensory information for longer, this is more common in children
  2. the relatively permanent and limitless storehouse of the memory system. Includes knowledge, skills, and experiences
  3. teacher and student, Theory of human memory influencial in shaping research in the field of psychology
  4. Contained items arranged in order of increasing difficulty. Measured vocab, memory, common knowledge, and other cognitive abilities
    Scale IQ = mental age/chronological age x 100
  5. The termination of an unpleasant condition after a response, this increases the probability the response will be repeated.

5 True/False questions

  1. Fixed RatioThe reinforcer is given after a fixed number of correct nonreinforced responses


  2. Restorative theorytheory of sleep proposing that sleep is necessary to the physical health of the body and serves to replenish chemicals and repair cellular damage.


  3. languageSocial Learning Theory - emphasizes modeling or observational learning as a powerful source of development and behavior modification


  4. heuristica simple thinking strategy that often allows us to make judgments and solve problems efficiently; usually speedier but also more error-prone than algorithms.


  5. cortisolsecreted from the adrenal cortex, aids the body during stress by increasing glucose levels and suppressing immune system function


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