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AP Psychology Unit 7B Vocab Test

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  1. cognition
  2. framing
  3. belief perseverance
  4. intuition
  5. concept
  1. a the way an issue is posed; how an issue is presented can significantly affect decisions and judgments.
  2. b an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as contrasted with explicit, conscious reasoning.
  3. c a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
  4. d clinging to one's initial conceptions after the basis on which they were formed has been discredited.
  5. e all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, remembering, and communicating.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. in a language, the smallest unit that carries meaning; may be a word or a part of a word (such as a prefix).
  2. early speech stage in which a child speaks using mostly nouns and verbs such as "go car".
  3. the rules for combining words into grammatically sensible sentences in a given language.
  4. our spoken, written, or signed words and the ways we combine them to communicate meaning.
  5. in a language, a system of rules that enables us to communicate with and understand others.

5 True/False Questions

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

          

  2. semanticsthe set of rules by which we derive meaning from morphemes, words, and sentences in a given language; also, the study of meaning.

          

  3. availability heuristicestimating the likelihood of events based on their presence in our memory; if instances come readily to mind (perhaps because of their vividness), we presume such events are common.

          

  4. phonemein language, the smallest distinctive sound unit.

          

  5. heuristicthe set of rules by which we derive meaning from morphemes, words, and sentences in a given language; also, the study of meaning.

          

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