5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- working backwards
- anchoring bias
- framing effect
- a Consists of symbols that convey meaning, plus rules for combining those symbols, that can be used to generate an infinite variety of messages.
- b Underusing a word.
- c The way an issue is posed; how an issue is framed can significantly affect decisions and judgments.
- d Faulty heuristic caused by basing (anchoring) an estimate on a completely unrelated quality.
- e Eliminates false starts and can only be used when the end goal is clearly specified.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Mental representations of categories of items or ideas, based on experience.
- Smallest unit of speech with sound.
- Language determines thought.
- Concepts that are defined by rules.
- Tendency to respond to a new problem in the manner used for a previous problem.
5 True/False Questions
language acquisition device (LAD) → Ignoring or finding fault with information that does not fit our opinions, and seeking information with which we agree.
syntax → A cluster of knowledge about sequences of events and actions expected to occur in particular settings.
overextension → Use a word too widely.
grammar → A knowledge cluster or general framework that provides expectations about topics, events, objects, people, and situations in one's life.
hindsight bias → Tendency, after learning about an event, to believe that one could have predicted the event in advance.