5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a Cognitive strategies used as shortcuts to solve complex mental tasks; they do not guarantee a correct solution.
- b Mental representations of categories of items or ideas, based on experience.
- c Applying a grammatical rule too widely and thereby creating incorrect forms.
- d A cluster of knowledge about sequences of events and actions expected to occur in particular settings.
- e The rules of a language.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Underusing a word.
- Faulty heuristic strategy based on presumption that, once a person or event is categorized, it shares all features of other members in that category.
- Tendency to respond to a new problem in the manner used for a previous problem.
- Eliminates false starts and can only be used when the end goal is clearly specified.
- Language determines thought.
5 True/False Questions
event related potentials → Brain waves shown on an EEG in response to stimulation.
confirmation bias → Faulty heuristic caused by basing (anchoring) an estimate on a completely unrelated quality.
artificial concepts → Concepts that represent objects and events.
framing effect → Consists of symbols that convey meaning, plus rules for combining those symbols, that can be used to generate an infinite variety of messages.
syntax → The order of words in a language.