5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- anchoring bias
- representativeness bias
- a Faulty heuristic strategy based on presumption that, once a person or event is categorized, it shares all features of other members in that category.
- b Faulty heuristic caused by basing (anchoring) an estimate on a completely unrelated quality.
- c A cluster of knowledge about sequences of events and actions expected to occur in particular settings.
- d Mental representations of categories of items or ideas, based on experience.
- e Use a word too widely.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Smallest unit of speech with sound.
- Ignoring or finding fault with information that does not fit our opinions, and seeking information with which we agree.
- Language determines thought.
- The way an issue is posed; how an issue is framed can significantly affect decisions and judgments.
- Inability to perceive a new use for an object associated with a different purpose.
5 True/False questions
language acquisition device (LAD) → Structure in the brain innately programmed with some of the fundamental rules of grammar.
mental set → Tendency to respond to a new problem in the manner used for a previous problem.
underextension → Use a word too widely.
morphemes → Smallest unit of speech with sound.
availability bias → Tendency, after learning about an event, to believe that one could have predicted the event in advance.