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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 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…
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: 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…
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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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 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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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…
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…
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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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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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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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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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…
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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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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, 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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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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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:
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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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…
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: 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, & 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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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 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…
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 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)
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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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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Thinking, Language, and Intelligence - Psychology - Chapter 7
Trial and Error
Algorithms
Heuristics
Insight
Definition: A problem solving strategy that involves attempti…
Definition: A problem solving strategy that involves followin…
Definition: A problem solving strategy that may or may not wo…
Definition: A sudden realization of how a problem can be solv…
Trial and Error
Definition: A problem solving strategy that involves attempti…
Algorithms
Definition: A problem solving strategy that involves followin…
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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.
Psychology Chapter 7: Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
Algorithm
Heuristic
1st Modern Test for Intelligence and i…
Wechsler test for Intelligence
Using a specific rule, procedure, or method, such as a mathem…
Following a general rule of thumb to reduce the number of pos…
Alfred Binet was the developer of the first intelligence test…
David Wechsler, was in charge of testing adults from differen…
Algorithm
Using a specific rule, procedure, or method, such as a mathem…
Heuristic
Following a general rule of thumb to reduce the number of pos…
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Psychology Chapter 7: Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
cognition
thinking
concept
prototype
the psychological result of perception and learning and reaso…
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
most typical instance of a particular concept
cognition
the psychological result of perception and learning and reaso…
thinking
the manipulation of mental representations of information in…
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Psychology Chapter 7 Thinking, Intelligence, and Language
Cognition
Key Dimensions of Intelligence
Cognitive psychology
What was the key motivator in studying…
Mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and using…
Analyzing situations, solving problems, making decisions, usi…
The study of mental proccesses
Computer science
Cognition
Mental activities involved in acquiring, retaining, and using…
Key Dimensions of Intelligence
Analyzing situations, solving problems, making decisions, usi…
Psychology Chapter 7 Thought, Language, and Intelligence
Information-processing System
Thinking
Concepts
Formal Concepts
Mechanisms for receiving information, representing it with sy…
The manipulation of mental representations
Categories of objects, events, or ideas that have common prob…
A concept that can be clearly defined by a set of rules or pr…
Information-processing System
Mechanisms for receiving information, representing it with sy…
Thinking
The manipulation of mental representations
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Psychology Chapter 7: Intelligence, Language, and Thinking
Mental activities involved in acquirin…
The study of mental processes
What was a key motivator in studying h…
Components of Cognitive Psychology
Cognition (Thinking)
Cognitive Psychology
Computer Science
Thinking, problem solving, reasoning
Mental activities involved in acquirin…
Cognition (Thinking)
The study of mental processes
Cognitive Psychology
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Psychology chapter 7 vocab (thinking, language, and intelligence)
cognitive psychology
thinking
mental image
concepts
The branch of psychology that focuses on mental processes suc…
process of mentally representing and manipulating information.
mental representations that stand for objects or events and h…
mental categories for classifying events, objects and ideas o…
cognitive psychology
The branch of psychology that focuses on mental processes suc…
thinking
process of mentally representing and manipulating information.
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…
57 terms
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-visual…
a mental category used to represent a class or group of objec…
a concept that is clearly defined by a set of rules, a formal…
cognition
the mental processes that are involved in acquiring, storing,…
imagery
the representation in the mind of a sensory experience-visual…
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