5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- linguistic determinism
- two-word stage
- one-word stage
- a Whorf's hypothesis that language determines the way we think.
- b an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as contrasted with explicit, conscious reasoning.
- c beginning about age 2, the stage in speech development during which a child speaks mostly statements made up of only a couple of words.
- d the way an issue is posed; how an issue is presented can significantly affect decisions and judgments.
- e the stage in speech development, from about age 1 to 2, during which a child speaks mostly in single words.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
- in a language, the smallest unit that carries meaning; may be a word or a part of a word (such as a prefix).
- a simple thinking strategy that often allows us to make judgments and solve problems efficiently; usually speedier but also more error-prone than algorithms.
- 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.
- the rules for combining words into grammatically sensible sentences in a given language.
5 True/False questions
belief perseverance → 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.
representativeness heuristic → judging the likelihood of things in terms of how well they seem to match particular prototypes; may lead us to ignore other relevant information.
phoneme → a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
overconfidence → the tendency to be more certain than correct—to overestimate the accuracy of our beliefs and judgments.
grammar → in a language, a system of rules that enables us to communicate with and understand others.