5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- availability bias
- linguistic relativity hypothesis
- working backwards
- innateness theory of language
- a Eliminates false starts and can only be used when the end goal is clearly specified.
- b The order of words in a language.
- c Faulty heuristic strategy that estimates probabilities based on information that can be recalled from personal experience.
- d Children learn language mainly by following an inborn program for acquiring vocabulary and grammar.
- e Language determines thought.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Tendency to respond to a new problem in the manner used for a previous problem.
- Tendency, after learning about an event, to believe that one could have predicted the event in advance.
- Faulty heuristic strategy based on presumption that, once a person or event is categorized, it shares all features of other members in that category.
- Meaningful units of language that make up words.
- Ignoring or finding fault with information that does not fit our opinions, and seeking information with which we agree.
5 True/False questions
language → Consists of symbols that convey meaning, plus rules for combining those symbols, that can be used to generate an infinite variety of messages.
underextension → Use a word too widely.
overextension → Underusing a word.
artificial concepts → Concepts that are defined by rules.
script → A knowledge cluster or general framework that provides expectations about topics, events, objects, people, and situations in one's life.