5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- language acquisition device (LAD)
- confirmation bias
- natural concepts
- a Ignoring or finding fault with information that does not fit our opinions, and seeking information with which we agree.
- b A cluster of knowledge about sequences of events and actions expected to occur in particular settings.
- c Structure in the brain innately programmed with some of the fundamental rules of grammar.
- d The order of words in a language.
- e Concepts that represent objects and events.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Meaningful units of language that make up words.
- Language determines thought.
- The way an issue is posed; how an issue is framed can significantly affect decisions and judgments.
- Children learn language mainly by following an inborn program for acquiring vocabulary and grammar.
- Underusing a word.
5 True/False questions
concepts → Mental representations of categories of items or ideas, based on experience.
working backwards → Faulty heuristic caused by basing (anchoring) an estimate on a completely unrelated quality.
grammar → The rules of a language.
availability bias → Faulty heuristic strategy that estimates probabilities based on information that can be recalled from personal experience.
functional fixedness → Inability to perceive a new use for an object associated with a different purpose.