5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- belief perseverance
- a the way an issue is posed; how an issue is presented can significantly affect decisions and judgments.
- b an effortless, immediate, automatic feeling or thought, as contrasted with explicit, conscious reasoning.
- c a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
- d clinging to one's initial conceptions after the basis on which they were formed has been discredited.
- e all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, remembering, and communicating.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- in a language, the smallest unit that carries meaning; may be a word or a part of a word (such as a prefix).
- early speech stage in which a child speaks using mostly nouns and verbs such as "go car".
- the rules for combining words into grammatically sensible sentences in a given language.
- our spoken, written, or signed words and the ways we combine them to communicate meaning.
- in a language, a system of rules that enables us to communicate with and understand others.
5 True/False Questions
algorithm → a simple thinking strategy that often allows us to make judgments and solve problems efficiently; usually speedier but also more error-prone than algorithms.
semantics → the set of rules by which we derive meaning from morphemes, words, and sentences in a given language; also, the study of meaning.
availability heuristic → 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.
phoneme → in language, the smallest distinctive sound unit.
heuristic → the set of rules by which we derive meaning from morphemes, words, and sentences in a given language; also, the study of meaning.