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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Circadian Rhythms
- elimination by aspects
- a He believed learning happened regardless of reinforcement and Normal learning produces a cognitive map of the environment
- b a simple thinking strategy that often allows us to make judgments and solve problems efficiently; usually speedier but also more error-prone than algorithms.
- c a decision-making approach in which alternatives are evaluated against criteria that have been ranked according to importance
- d Internally generated patterns of body functions, including hormonal signals, sleep, blood pressure, and temperature regulation, which have approximately a 24-hour cycle and occur even in the absence of normal cues about whether it is day or night
- e frameworks of knowledge we have about people, objects, and events, Sir Frederick Bartlett
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Basing the estimated probability of an event on the ease with which relevant instances come to mind.
- an approach to the study of mental structures and processes that uses the computer as a model for human thinking created by Klatzky
- mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experience, solve problems, and use knowledge to adapt to new situations
- in operant condtionong, a reinforcment schedule that reinforces a response at an unpredictable time intervals.
- theory of sleep proposing that sleep is necessary to the physical health of the body and serves to replenish chemicals and repair cellular damage.
5 True/False Questions
linguistic relativity hypothesis → theory of sleep proposing that sleep is necessary to the physical health of the body and serves to replenish chemicals and repair cellular damage.
language → maintaining information in memory
concept → a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
recognition → The process of acquiring, storing, retrieving, and using information
Circadian Theory → Sleep evolved to keep humans out of harms way during the night, possibly from becoming prey