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Learning: Abstract and Insight Learning
Abstract Learning
Abstract Learning
Abstract Learning
a
Involves understanding concepts, rather than learning simply…
Learning in which the relationship between and among stimuli…
Type of learning that involves understanding concepts rather…
Involves understanding concepts, rather than learning simply…
Abstract Learning
Involves understanding concepts, rather than learning simply…
Abstract Learning
Learning in which the relationship between and among stimuli…
Week 3 problem solving
problem
Cognitive tradition
Steps of Cognitive Tradition
Functional fixedness
Thing or goal that one wants but is for some reason difficult…
Attempts to understand problem solving as a process of moving…
1Problem space ... 2 start state ... 3 goal state... 4 operators rules…
Persons understanding of an object inhibits them to solve pro…
problem
Thing or goal that one wants but is for some reason difficult…
Cognitive tradition
Attempts to understand problem solving as a process of moving…
Module 15: Learning by Insight and Observation
insight
latent learning
observational learning
Kohler's chimpanzee experiment
the sudden understanding of a problems solution
learning that is not reinforced and not demonstrated until th…
learning that occurs by watching others behavior... ex: Bandura'…
he captured them, put a banana outside the cage, three boxes…
insight
the sudden understanding of a problems solution
latent learning
learning that is not reinforced and not demonstrated until th…
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Problem Solving
insight
insight problem
noninsight problem
problem
a sudden realization of the problem's solution; that "a-ha mo…
an insight when the answer appears
an insight where you need to progress toward a solution
this occurs when there is an obstacle between a present state…
insight
a sudden realization of the problem's solution; that "a-ha mo…
insight problem
an insight when the answer appears
12 terms
Intro to Psychology Chapter 8
Cognition
image
concept
language
the process of thinking or mentally processing information (i…
most often, a mental representation that has picture-like qua…
a generalized idea representing a category of related objects…
words or symbols, and rules for combining them, that are used…
Cognition
the process of thinking or mentally processing information (i…
image
most often, a mental representation that has picture-like qua…
8 terms
Cognition and Intelligence-Problem Solving
Mechanical Solution
rote thinking
Solutions by Understanding
Heuristics
best for routine problems ... trial and error or rote thinking
guided by and algorithm, a learned set of rules that lead to…
must understand, find general solution and a functional solut…
any strategy that aids problem solving, especially by limmiti…
Mechanical Solution
best for routine problems ... trial and error or rote thinking
rote thinking
guided by and algorithm, a learned set of rules that lead to…
Problem Solving
insight
trial and error
algorithms
heuristics
understanding or solution that occurs in sudden stoke of clar…
approach to problem solving that involves finding a solution…
approach to problem solving using a formula or set of rules t…
problem-solving approaches that incorporate a rule of thumb o…
insight
understanding or solution that occurs in sudden stoke of clar…
trial and error
approach to problem solving that involves finding a solution…
Understanding Psychology Chapter 11 Vocabulary
thinking
image
symbol
concept
changing and reorganizing the information stored in memory to…
a mental representation of an event or object
an abstract unit of thought that represents an object or qual…
a label for a class of objects or events that share common at…
thinking
changing and reorganizing the information stored in memory to…
image
a mental representation of an event or object
9 terms
Problem Solving
Problem Solving
Algorithm
Heuristic
Creativity
an effort or strategy to achieve a goal or a solution to a pr…
a methodical, step-by-step procedure for finding a solution t…
a strategy or a guiding principle used to make judgments or s…
the ability to generate ideas that are original, novel, and u…
Problem Solving
an effort or strategy to achieve a goal or a solution to a pr…
Algorithm
a methodical, step-by-step procedure for finding a solution t…
13 terms
Learning- Chapter 8
Cognitive Social Theory:
Learning
S-O-R
Wolfgang Kohler (German Psychologist,…
Emphasizes the roles of thinking and social learning in behav…
A relatively permanent change in behavior and mental processe…
-Stimulus-Organism-Response... -People and animals have attitude…
-Wanted to study the cognitive, non-observable processes that…
Cognitive Social Theory:
Emphasizes the roles of thinking and social learning in behav…
Learning
A relatively permanent change in behavior and mental processe…
10 terms
Vocabulary 8
Innovative
Insight
Inspiring
Integrating
Introducing something new
A sudden and often novel realization of the solution to a pro…
Encouraging others through actions or words
Bring together
Innovative
Introducing something new
Insight
A sudden and often novel realization of the solution to a pro…
AP Psych chapter 6 list 2
Discriminative Stimulus
Cognitive-Social Theory
Insight
Cognitive Map
Cue signaling when a specific response will lead to the expec…
Emphasizes the roles of thinking and social learning in behav…
Sudden understanding of a problem that implies the solution
Mental images of a three-dimensional space that an organism h…
Discriminative Stimulus
Cue signaling when a specific response will lead to the expec…
Cognitive-Social Theory
Emphasizes the roles of thinking and social learning in behav…
9 terms
Key Terms Chpt 6: Part 2
Cognitive Map
Cognitive-social Theory
Insight
Latent Learning
Mental image of a three-dimensional space that an organism ha…
Emphasizes the roles of thinking and social learning in behav…
Sudden understanding of a problem that implies the solution
Hidden learning that exists without behavioral signs
Cognitive Map
Mental image of a three-dimensional space that an organism ha…
Cognitive-social Theory
Emphasizes the roles of thinking and social learning in behav…
28 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
9 terms
Second 1/2 of Ch 6 Terms
Cognitive- Social Theory
Insight
Cognitive Map
Latent Learning
Emphasizes the roles of thinking and social learning in behav…
Sudden understanding of a problem that implies the solution
Mental image of a 3-D space that an organism has navigated
Hidden learning that exists without behavioral signs
Cognitive- Social Theory
Emphasizes the roles of thinking and social learning in behav…
Insight
Sudden understanding of a problem that implies the solution
DC Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
72 terms
Problem Solving
Problem solving
False
Problem identification
Problem definition
Effort to overcome obstacles obstructing the path tona solution
Working alone facilitates problem solving
Do we actually have a problem?
What exactly is the problem?
Problem solving
Effort to overcome obstacles obstructing the path tona solution
False
Working alone facilitates problem solving
9 terms
Module 38: Problem Solving
Mechanical Solution
Algorithm
Understanding
General Solution
A problem solution achieved by trail and error or by fixed pr…
A learned set of rules that always leads to the correct solut…
In problem solving, a deeper comprehension of the nature of t…
A solution that correctly states the requirements for success…
Mechanical Solution
A problem solution achieved by trail and error or by fixed pr…
Algorithm
A learned set of rules that always leads to the correct solut…
5 terms
types of problem solving
trial & error
algorithim
heuristics
insight
try everything until something works
methodical, step-by-step, logical rule that guarantees solvin…
simple, thinking strategy that allows us to make judgements &…
sudden and often novel realization of solution to a problem
trial & error
try everything until something works
algorithim
methodical, step-by-step, logical rule that guarantees solvin…
Vocal chapter 9 psychology
Cognition
Concept
Prototype
Algorithm
The mental action or process of acquiring knowledge and under…
A mental grouping of similar things, events, people, etc.
The original form of something that serves as its standard
A precise set of instructions or calculations for problem sol…
Cognition
The mental action or process of acquiring knowledge and under…
Concept
A mental grouping of similar things, events, people, etc.
problem solving
well-defined
ill-defined
means-end analysis
Stimulus-response association in behav…
has a correct answer, all the necessary information is presen…
there is no one correct answer, the problem can be familiar a…
at each step you compare where you are to the goal state.
cognitive process. the time between seeing the light and push…
well-defined
has a correct answer, all the necessary information is presen…
ill-defined
there is no one correct answer, the problem can be familiar a…
28 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
Module 38: Problem Solving
Insight
Fixation
Functional Fixedness
Understanding
A sudden mental reorganization of a problem that makes the so…
The tendency to repeat wrong solutions or faulty responses, e…
A rigidity in problem solving caused by an inability to see n…
In problem solving, a deeper comprehension of the nature of t…
Insight
A sudden mental reorganization of a problem that makes the so…
Fixation
The tendency to repeat wrong solutions or faulty responses, e…
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Unit 7B Cognition Vocab
cognition
concept
prototype
creativity
all mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
mental image or best example of a category
ability to produce new and valuable ideas
cognition
all mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
concept
mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
28 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
28 terms
EHS AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
10 terms
Teps 106 (Day 27)
dwell on
eternity
ethical
exponent
think, speak, or write at length about (a particular subject,…
time without beginning or end
Having to do with morals, values, right and wrong; in accorda…
Person who expounds or explains; champion, advocate, or repre…
dwell on
think, speak, or write at length about (a particular subject,…
eternity
time without beginning or end
9 terms
PSYCH- Mod 38
Mechanical solution
Algorithm
Understanding
General solution
a problem solution achieved by trial and error or by fixed pr…
a learned set of rules that always leads to the correct solut…
in problem solving, a deeper comprehension of the nature of t…
a solution that correctly states the requirements for success…
Mechanical solution
a problem solution achieved by trial and error or by fixed pr…
Algorithm
a learned set of rules that always leads to the correct solut…
43 terms
7B - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
Cognition
Concept
Prototype
Algorithm
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
A mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
A mental image or best example of a category. Matching new it…
A methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
Cognition
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
Concept
A mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
43 terms
7B - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
Cognition
Concept
Prototype
Algorithm
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
A mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
A mental image or best example of a category. Matching new it…
A methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
Cognition
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
Concept
A mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
Psychology Review - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
28 terms
EHS AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
29 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
Chapter 5, Section 5: Cognitive Factors in Learning
latent learning
insight learning
goals
insight learning
unreinforced learning that is not immediately reflected in be…
a form of problem solving in which the organism develops sudd…
E.C. Tolman emphasized the purposiveness of behavior -the ide…
When the answer to a problem just pops into your head, you ha…
latent learning
unreinforced learning that is not immediately reflected in be…
insight learning
a form of problem solving in which the organism develops sudd…
18 terms
A weird world of death fraud
submissive
saddled
sought-after
intrigued
humbly obediant,... compliant
burdened, weighed down,
desired, desirable, in demand
interested and curious
submissive
humbly obediant,... compliant
saddled
burdened, weighed down,
MOD 38
Mechanical solution
Algorithm
Understanding
General solution
A problem solution achieved by trial and error or by a fixed…
A learned set of rules that always leads to the correct solut…
In problem solving, a deeper comprehension of the nature of t…
A solution that correctly states the requirements for success…
Mechanical solution
A problem solution achieved by trial and error or by a fixed…
Algorithm
A learned set of rules that always leads to the correct solut…
Types of Learning
Learning
Associateive Learning
Observational Learning
Latent Learning
A systematic, relatively permanent change in behavior that oc…
Learning that occurs when we make a connections or an associa…
Learning that occurs when a person observes and imitates anot…
Also called implicit learning; unreinforced learning that is…
Learning
A systematic, relatively permanent change in behavior that oc…
Associateive Learning
Learning that occurs when we make a connections or an associa…
Problem solving
initial state
obstacles
goal state
transformation of knowledge
what is the problem to be resolved
restrictions that must be overcome to get to goal state
problem solved, goal achieved
taking acquired info + transforming it to solve problems & ma…
initial state
what is the problem to be resolved
obstacles
restrictions that must be overcome to get to goal state
28 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
29 terms
Stage C Read180 Workshop 1 Survivors
Fiction
Non-Fiction
Noun
Verb
stories that are not true
stories that are true or real
person, place, or thing
action words
Fiction
stories that are not true
Non-Fiction
stories that are true or real
28 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
EHS AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
28 terms
EHS AP Psychology Unit 7B - Cognition - Thinking, Problem Solving, Creativity, and Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
9 terms
PSYCH001 Learning Sec. 3 and 4
Insight
Latent Learning
Observational Learning (Modeling)
Classical Conditioning in Advertising
The sudden understanding of a solution to a problem
Learning that is not reinforced and not demonstrated until th…
Learning by observing the behavior of others; allows us to le…
Effective tool in marketing and advertising; enjoyable ad ser…
Insight
The sudden understanding of a solution to a problem
Latent Learning
Learning that is not reinforced and not demonstrated until th…
10 terms
Ch 8 Problem Solving
well-structured problem
algorithm
heuristic
ill-structured problem
a problem for which there is a clear pathway to the solution
a method of solving a particular problem that always leads to…
a shortcut or rule of thumb that may or may not lead to a cor…
a problem for which an algorithm is not known
well-structured problem
a problem for which there is a clear pathway to the solution
algorithm
a method of solving a particular problem that always leads to…
31 terms
AP Psychology - Language and Cognition
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
13 terms
Missed Definitions
Circadian Rhythm
Suprachiasmatic Nucleus (SCN)
divided consciousness view of hypnosis
Sensory Receptors
Daily behavioral or physiological cycles that involve the sle…
A small brain structure that uses input from the retina to sy…
Hilgard's view that hypnosis involves a splitting of consciou…
Circadian Rhythm
Daily behavioral or physiological cycles that involve the sle…
Suprachiasmatic Nucleus (SCN)
A small brain structure that uses input from the retina to sy…
5 terms
Chapter 7.3 and 7.4
insight
latent learning
observational learning
social dilemma
the sudden understanding of a solution to a problem
learning that is not reinforced and not demonstrated until th…
learning by observing the behavior of others
a situation in which the behavior that creates the most posit…
insight
the sudden understanding of a solution to a problem
latent learning
learning that is not reinforced and not demonstrated until th…
34 terms
Psychology Myers 10th Edition: Ch. 9 Thinking & Language
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
A mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
A mental image or best example of a category. Matching new it…
A methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
concept
A mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
21 terms
2nd set of chapter 6 vocab
operant conditioning
partial reinforcement
positive punishment
positive reinforcement
learning through the consequences of voluntary behavior; also…
some, but not all, correct responses are reinforced
adding a stimulus that weakens the response and makes it less…
adding a stimulus which strengthens a response and makes it m…
operant conditioning
learning through the consequences of voluntary behavior; also…
partial reinforcement
some, but not all, correct responses are reinforced
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