5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- availability heuristic
- two-word stage
- babbling stage
- a estimating 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.
- b a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
- c an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as contrasted with explicit, conscious reasoning.
- d beginning about age 2, the stage in speech development during which a child speaks mostly statements made up of only a couple of words.
- e 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.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a tendency to search for information that supports our preconceptions and to ignore or distort contradictory evidence.
- all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, remembering, and communicating.
- the ability to produce novel and valuable ideas.
- the way an issue is posed; how an issue is presented can significantly affect decisions and judgments.
- (1) the inability to see a problem from a new perspective, by employing a different mental set. (2) according to Freud, a lingering focus of pleasure-seeking energies at an earlier psychosexual stage, in which conflicts were unresolved.
5 True/False Questions
insight → a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
mental set → a tendency to approach a problem in one particular way, often a way that has been successful in the past.
syntax → a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
functional fixedness → a tendency to approach a problem in one particular way, often a way that has been successful in the past.
one-word stage → the stage in speech development, from about age 1 to 2, during which a child speaks mostly in single words.