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Psychology Chapter 7 -Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
mental activities involved in acquirin…
manipulation of mental representations…
representation of objects or events th…
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Cognition
Thinking
Mental Image
Mental Images
mental activities involved in acquirin…
Cognition
manipulation of mental representations…
Thinking
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Psychology Chapter 7: Thinking, Intelligence & Language
Cognition
Why did Computer science cause Cogniti…
Thinking
Concepts
-Way in which information is processed and manipulated in rem…
...
Involves manipulating information mentally by:... -Forming conce…
-Mental categories used to group objects, events, and charact…
Cognition
-Way in which information is processed and manipulated in rem…
Why did Computer science cause Cogniti…
...
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Psychology : Chapter 7 Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
cognition
thinking
mental image
natural concept
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
The mental representations of information
A mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
A mental category that is formed as a result of everyday expe…
cognition
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
thinking
The mental representations of information
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Psychology Chapter 7 -Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
mental activities involved in acquirin…
manipulation of mental representations…
representation of objects or events th…
________________ __________________ us…
Cognition
Thinking
Mental Image
Mental Images
mental activities involved in acquirin…
Cognition
manipulation of mental representations…
Thinking
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Psychology Chapter 7 Cognition Language and Intelligence
cognition
reasoning
deductive reasoning
inductive reasoning
The mental processes involved in acquiring, storing, retrievi…
A form of thinking in which conclusions are drawn from a set…
Reasoning from general to specific, or drawing particular con…
Reasoning in which general conclusions are drawn from particu…
cognition
The mental processes involved in acquiring, storing, retrievi…
reasoning
A form of thinking in which conclusions are drawn from a set…
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PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 7: thinking, language, and intelligence
cognition
thinking
mental image
concept
the psychological result of perception and learning and reaso…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
cognition
the psychological result of perception and learning and reaso…
thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
Ap Psychology chapter 7- thinking, language and intelligence
cognition
concept
prototype
insight
the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas or people
a mental image of best example of a category. Matching new it…
a sudden and often novel realization of the solution to a pro…
cognition
the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas or people
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Chapter 7 Psychology Terms (Thought, Language and Intelligence)
Information-processing system
Thinking
Formal Concepts
Natural Concepts
Mechanisms for receiving information, representing it with sy…
The manipulation of mental representations.
Clearly define objects or events by a set of rules and proper…
Don't have fixed or set definitions, have typical or characte…
Information-processing system
Mechanisms for receiving information, representing it with sy…
Thinking
The manipulation of mental representations.
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Chapter 7 - Thinking, Language and Intelligence - Psychology
cognition
thinking
metal image
concept
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental category or objects or ideas based on properties the…
cognition
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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psychology chapter 7- cognition, language, and intelligence
cognition
imagery
concept
formal concept
mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing, ret…
the representation in the mind of a sensory experience-visual…
a mental category uised to represent a class or group of obje…
a concept that is clearly defined by a set of rules, a formal…
cognition
mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing, ret…
imagery
the representation in the mind of a sensory experience-visual…
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PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 7: thinking, language, and intelligence
cognition
thinking
mental image
concept
the psychological result of perception and learning and reaso…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
cognition
the psychological result of perception and learning and reaso…
thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Chapter 7 Cognitive Psychology: Thinking, Intelligence, and Language
Thinking
Mental images
Problem Solving
Trial and error
mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is or…
mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
process of cognition that occurs when a goal must be reached…
problem solving method in which one possible solution after a…
Thinking
mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is or…
Mental images
mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
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Pearson Psychology Chapter 7: Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Mental Imagery
Concept
Formal Concept
The mental activities happening in the brain related to proce…
Mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
An idea that represents a class or category of objects, event…
A concept defined by a specific set of rules or futures.
Cognition
The mental activities happening in the brain related to proce…
Mental Imagery
Mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
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PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 7: thinking, language, and intelligence
cognition
thinking
mental image
concept
the psychological result of perception and learning and reaso…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
cognition
the psychological result of perception and learning and reaso…
thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Discovering Psychology Chapter 7 Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Thinking
Mental Image
Concept
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
A mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
A mental category of objects or ideas based on properties the…
Cognition
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
Thinking
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Psychology Chapter 7 - Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Thinking
Mental Image
Concept
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
A mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
A mental category we have formed to group objects, events, or…
Cognition
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
Thinking
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Psychology Chapter 7(thinking, intelligence, and language)
Thinking
Cognition
Mental Images
Decay Theory
mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is or…
Mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is or…
Mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
memories naturally fade over time(unused info only)
Thinking
mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is or…
Cognition
Mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is or…
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Psychology Chapter 7: Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Imagery
Concepts
Formal Concepts
mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing, ret…
-Representation in the mind of a sensory experience; visual,…
-Mental category used to represent a class or group of object…
-Clearly defined by a set of rules, a formal definition, or a…
Cognition
mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing, ret…
Imagery
-Representation in the mind of a sensory experience; visual,…
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Psychology Chapter 7: Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Thinking
Mental image
Concept
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
A mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
A mental category of objects or ideas based on properties the…
Cognition
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
Thinking
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Psychology Chapter 7 Cognition Language and Intelligence
cognition
reasoning
deductive reasoning
inductive reasoning
The mental processes involved in acquiring, storing, retrievi…
A form of thinking in which conclusions are drawn from a set…
Reasoning from general to specific, or drawing particular con…
Reasoning in which general conclusions are drawn from particu…
cognition
The mental processes involved in acquiring, storing, retrievi…
reasoning
A form of thinking in which conclusions are drawn from a set…
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Psychology Chapter 7; Cognition, Language and Intelligence
Cognition
Imagery (Cognition)
Concept (Cognition)
Concepts
the mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing,…
the mind's representation of a sensory (visual, auditory, gus…
a mental category used to represent a class or group of objec…
Formal and Natural
Cognition
the mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing,…
Imagery (Cognition)
the mind's representation of a sensory (visual, auditory, gus…
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Psychology Chapter 7 - Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Imagery
Concept
Formal concept
the mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing,…
the representation in the mind of a sensory experience (visua…
a mental category used to represent a class or group of objec…
is one that is clearly defined by a set of rules, formal defi…
Cognition
the mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing,…
Imagery
the representation in the mind of a sensory experience (visua…
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Overview Psychology Chapter 7: memory,intelligence, and language
Thinking
Concept
Rule of Thumb
Algorithm
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
A MENTAL CATEGORY of objects or ideas based on properties the…
Natural instinct/ "go to"
Not a guess, method that when used works 100% of the time ( l…
Thinking
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
Concept
A MENTAL CATEGORY of objects or ideas based on properties the…
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AP psychology: (Chapter 7) Thinking, language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Thinking
Mental images
Formal concept
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental category that is formed by learning the rules or fea…
Cognition
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
Thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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psychology chapter 7 cognition: thinking, intelligence, and language
Thinking, or cognition
Mental images
Concepts
Formal concepts
Can be defined as mental activity that goes on in the brain w…
Picture-like representations that stand in for objects or eve…
Ideas that resent a class of objects
Defined by specific rules
Thinking, or cognition
Can be defined as mental activity that goes on in the brain w…
Mental images
Picture-like representations that stand in for objects or eve…
Psychology: Chapter 7: Cognition: thinking, intelligence, and language
Cognition/Thinking
Mental Images
Concepts
Superordinate Concept
A mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is…
Mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
Ideas that represent a class or category of objects, events,…
The most general form of a type of concept, such as "animal"…
Cognition/Thinking
A mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is…
Mental Images
Mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
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Discovering Psychology Chapter 7 Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Thinking
Mental Image
Concept
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
A mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
A mental category of objects or ideas based on properties the…
Cognition
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
Thinking
The manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Psychology 120: Chapter 7: Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
Language
grammar
syntax
semantics
a form of communication using sounds and symbols combined acc…
the system rules (syntax and semantics) used to create langua…
the grammatical rules for putting words in the correct orger
a system of rules for using words to create meaning
Language
a form of communication using sounds and symbols combined acc…
grammar
the system rules (syntax and semantics) used to create langua…
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Psychology Chapter 7: Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Thinking
Concepts
Formal concepts
The mental activity associated with obtaining, converting, an…
Mental activity associated with coming to a decision, reachin…
Mental representations of categories of objects, situations,…
The mental representations of categories that are created thr…
Cognition
The mental activity associated with obtaining, converting, an…
Thinking
Mental activity associated with coming to a decision, reachin…
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Chapter 7 Psychology - Cognition, Thinking, Intelligence, and Language
Cognition
1: Organize information... 2: Understand…
Concepts
Concept Formation
Mental Activity in the brain when a person is actively thinking
Cognitive Psychologist Studies how we:
Mental categories used to group objects, events, and characte…
Group objects, people, ideas, activities, events, that all sh…
Cognition
Mental Activity in the brain when a person is actively thinking
1: Organize information... 2: Understand…
Cognitive Psychologist Studies how we:
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Psychology Chapter 7: Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Imagery
Concept
Formal Concept
Mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing retr…
Representation in the mind of a sensory experience - visual,…
Used to represent a class or group of objects, people, organi…
A concept that is clearly defined by a set of rules, or forma…
Cognition
Mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing retr…
Imagery
Representation in the mind of a sensory experience - visual,…
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Psychology- Chapter 7: Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Achievement
Algorithm
Aptitude
Availability Heuristic
Acquired knowledge, or what has been learned.
An approach to problem solving using a formula or set of rule…
An individual's potential for learning.
A decision-making strategy that predicts the likelihood of so…
Achievement
Acquired knowledge, or what has been learned.
Algorithm
An approach to problem solving using a formula or set of rule…
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Pearson Psychology Chapter 7: Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Mental Imagery
Concept
Formal Concept
The mental activities happening in the brain related to proce…
Mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
An idea that represents a class or category of objects, event…
A concept defined by a specific set of rules or futures.
Cognition
The mental activities happening in the brain related to proce…
Mental Imagery
Mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
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The World of Psychology Chapter 7 Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Imagery
Concept
Prototype
The mental processes involved in acquiring, storing, retrivin…
The representation in the mind of a sensory experience-visual…
A label that represents a class or group of objects, people,…
An example that embodies the most common and typical features…
Cognition
The mental processes involved in acquiring, storing, retrivin…
Imagery
The representation in the mind of a sensory experience-visual…
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Chapter 7: Cognitive Psychology: Thinking, Intelligence, and Language
thinking (cognition)
mental images
concepts
superordinate concept
mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is or…
mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
ideas that represent a class or category of objects, events,…
the most general form of a type of concept, such as "animal"…
thinking (cognition)
mental activity that goes on in the brain when a person is or…
mental images
mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
43 terms
Psychology Chapter 7: Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Thinking
Concepts
Formal concepts
The mental activity associated with obtaining, converting, an…
Mental activity associated with coming to a decision, reachin…
Mental representations of categories of objects, situations,…
The mental representations of categories that are created thr…
Cognition
The mental activity associated with obtaining, converting, an…
Thinking
Mental activity associated with coming to a decision, reachin…
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Psychology Chapter 7 -Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
mental activities involved in acquirin…
manipulation of mental representations…
conscious, deliberate, effortful, anal…
reflexive, uncontrolled, rapid, intuit…
Cognition
Thinking
controlled
automatic
mental activities involved in acquirin…
Cognition
manipulation of mental representations…
Thinking
39 terms
Psychology Chapter 7: Thinking, Intelligence & Language
Cognition
Artificial intelligence (AI)
Thinking
Two types of representation
Cognition is the way in which information is processed and ma…
A scientific field that focuses on creating machines capable…
The process of manipulating information mentally by forming c…
1) Analogical representation: mental representations that hav…
Cognition
Cognition is the way in which information is processed and ma…
Artificial intelligence (AI)
A scientific field that focuses on creating machines capable…
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Psychology Chapter 7 Thinking, Language, & Intelligence
cognition
thinking
mental image
concept
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental category of objects or ideas based on properties the…
cognition
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Psychology : Chapter 7 Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
cognition
thinking
mental image
natural concept
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
The mental representations of information
A mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
A mental category that is formed as a result of everyday expe…
cognition
The mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
thinking
The mental representations of information
39 terms
Psychology Chapter 7: Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
cognition
thinking
mental image
concept
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental category of objects or ideas based on properties the…
cognition
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
50 terms
Pearson Psychology Chapter 7: Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Mental Imagery
Concept
Formal Concept
The mental activities happening in the brain related to proce…
Mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
An idea that represents a class or category of objects, event…
A concept defined by a specific set of rules or futures.
Cognition
The mental activities happening in the brain related to proce…
Mental Imagery
Mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
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Psychology- Chapter 7: Intelligence, thinking, and language
IQ
Alfred Binet
mental age
chronological age
intelligence quotient; what is measured by a standardized tes…
hired to develop a test to exempt from formal schooling
age that the participants scored at
actual age of the person
IQ
intelligence quotient; what is measured by a standardized tes…
Alfred Binet
hired to develop a test to exempt from formal schooling
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Psychology 1001 - Chapter 7 Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
cognition
thinking
mental image
concept
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental representation of objects or events that are not phy…
a mental category of objects or ideas based on properties the…
cognition
the mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and u…
thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Psychology Chapter 7 Cognition, Language and Intelligence
Cognition
Thinking
Concepts
Formal concepts
the mental activity associated with obtaining, converting, an…
mental activity of coming to a decision, reaching a solution,…
mental representations of categories of objects, situations,…
concept created through rigid and logical rules
Cognition
the mental activity associated with obtaining, converting, an…
Thinking
mental activity of coming to a decision, reaching a solution,…
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Psychology Chapter 7 Cognition Language and Intelligence
cognition
reasoning
deductive reasoning
inductive reasoning
The mental processes involved in acquiring, storing, retrievi…
A form of thinking in which conclusions are drawn from a set…
Reasoning from general to specific, or drawing particular con…
Reasoning in which general conclusions are drawn from particu…
cognition
The mental processes involved in acquiring, storing, retrievi…
reasoning
A form of thinking in which conclusions are drawn from a set…
30 terms
Psychology Chapter 7 Cognition, Language, and Intelligence
Cognition
Imagery and Concepts
Imagery and Concepts cont...
Decision Making
The mental processes involved in: acquiring, storing, retriev…
Imagery is the representation in the mind of a sensory experi…
Concepts are mental categories used to represent a class or g…
A rule of thumb derived from experience and used in decision…
Cognition
The mental processes involved in: acquiring, storing, retriev…
Imagery and Concepts
Imagery is the representation in the mind of a sensory experi…
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Thought, Language, and Intelligence- Chapter 7 Psychology
information-processing system
thinking
concepts
prototype
is a mechanism for receiving information, representing it wit…
is the manipulation of mental representation.
are categories of objectives, events, or ideas, that have com…
is a member of a natural concept that possessing all or most…
information-processing system
is a mechanism for receiving information, representing it wit…
thinking
is the manipulation of mental representation.
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PSYCHOLOGY 101 CHAPTER 7: THINKING, LANGUAGE, AND INTELLIGENCE
Concepts (Category)
How do we form concepts?
Types of Concept
Logical Concept
-building blocks of thinking... - mental grouping of similar thi…
form concepts using pro-types (a best example of a category)
1. Logical ... 2. Natural
- formal, artificial... - clearly defined rules for membership... -…
Concepts (Category)
-building blocks of thinking... - mental grouping of similar thi…
How do we form concepts?
form concepts using pro-types (a best example of a category)
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Chapter 7 Psychology: Thinking, Intelligence and Language
cognition
Herbert Simon
behaviorism
the human mind is a black box best lef…
the way in which information is processed and manipulated in…
among the first pioneers in comparing the human mind to compu…
after the first decade of the twentieth century, ____ dominat…
What is behaviorism?
cognition
the way in which information is processed and manipulated in…
Herbert Simon
among the first pioneers in comparing the human mind to compu…
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