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Chapter 8, Section 3 - Psych
The use of information to reach conclu…
The conclusion is true if the premises…
An idea or statement that provides the…
We reason from individual cases or par…
Reasoning
Deductive Reasoning
Premise
Inductive Reasoning
The use of information to reach conclu…
Reasoning
The conclusion is true if the premises…
Deductive Reasoning
10 terms
Psychology Chapter 8
Language
Recombination
Mental Set
Semantics
the communication of ideas through symbols that are arranged…
the mental rearrangement of elements of a problem
the tendency to respond to a new problem with an approach tha…
the study of meaning
Language
the communication of ideas through symbols that are arranged…
Recombination
the mental rearrangement of elements of a problem
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Psychology ch.8
Premise
Psycholinguistics
Algorithms
Syntax
Provides the basic information that allows us to draw conclus…
The psychology of language
The most reliable approach to solving a problem
Describes the way in which words are arranged to make phrases…
Premise
Provides the basic information that allows us to draw conclus…
Psycholinguistics
The psychology of language
psychology vocab #8
language
recombination
mental set
semantics
the communication of ideas through sounds and symbols that ar…
the mental rearrangement of elements of a problem
the tendency to approach a new problem in a way that has been…
the study of meaning in language; the relationships between l…
language
the communication of ideas through sounds and symbols that ar…
recombination
the mental rearrangement of elements of a problem
10 terms
Psychology Test
algorithms
Heuristics
Terminal Goals
Reasoning
A step by step procedure to find the correct answer to a prob…
simple, efficient rules, learned or hard-coded by evolutionar…
goal that ends, or is at the end
the use of information to reach a conclusion
algorithms
A step by step procedure to find the correct answer to a prob…
Heuristics
simple, efficient rules, learned or hard-coded by evolutionar…
12 terms
Psych- ch 8
Heuristic
Morpheme
Convergent thinking
Functional fixedness
Rule of thumb, or shortcut to solve a problem
Unit of sound in language
Directed thinking
Tendency to think of an object as being used only for its usu…
Heuristic
Rule of thumb, or shortcut to solve a problem
Morpheme
Unit of sound in language
10 terms
Psychology 8.3 & 8.4
Reasoning
Premise
Deductive Reasoning
Inductive Reasoning
the use of information to reach conclusions
an idea or statement that provides the basic information that…
the conclusions are true if the premises are true
we reason from individual cases or particular facts to reach…
Reasoning
the use of information to reach conclusions
Premise
an idea or statement that provides the basic information that…
14 terms
Unit 1 - 6th Grade AC ELA 2016-2017
dialogue
speaker's tag
courage
advice
A conversation between two or more people (characters)
who is being quoted within dialogue
(n) the quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to fa…
an opinion or suggestion about what someone should do
dialogue
A conversation between two or more people (characters)
speaker's tag
who is being quoted within dialogue
10 terms
Psychology 8.3 and 8.4
Reasoning
Premise
Deductive Reasoning
Inductive Reasoning-
Is the use of information to reach conclusions
Is an idea or statement that provides the basic information t…
The conclusion is true if the premises are true
We reason from individual cases or particular facts to reach…
Reasoning
Is the use of information to reach conclusions
Premise
Is an idea or statement that provides the basic information t…
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Psychology 8.3 8.4
Reasoning
Premise
Deductive Reasoning
Inductive Reasoning
the use of information to reach conclusions
an idea or statement that provides the basic info that allows…
the conclusion is true if the premises are true
reason from individual cases or particular facts to reach a g…
Reasoning
the use of information to reach conclusions
Premise
an idea or statement that provides the basic info that allows…
31 terms
Psych Chp. 8 Study Set "Thinking and Language"
algorithm
symbol
bilingualism
prototype
the most specific reliable procedure that when followed corre…
an figure that stands for something else
studies show that this ability to speak two languages increas…
an original mode on which others in the same category are pat…
algorithm
the most specific reliable procedure that when followed corre…
symbol
an figure that stands for something else
17 terms
Psychology Chapter 8-Thinking and Language
thinking
symbols
concepts
prototypes
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
objects or acts that stand for something else (part of units…
objects, events, or ideas that have similar characteristics (…
examples of concepts that best exemplify those concepts (part…
thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbols
objects or acts that stand for something else (part of units…
20 terms
Chapter 8
thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
mental activity that involves understanding, manipulating, an…
an object or act that stands for something else
mental structure used to categorize objects, people, or event…
an original model on which others in the same category are pa…
thinking
mental activity that involves understanding, manipulating, an…
symbol
an object or act that stands for something else
52 terms
Psychology Chapters 8&9 Key Terms
Thinking
Symbol
Concept
Prototype
The mental activity involved in the understanding, processing…
Represents the thing we are thinking about. An object or acti…
A grouping of similar items
An example of a concept that best exemplifies the concept
Thinking
The mental activity involved in the understanding, processing…
Symbol
Represents the thing we are thinking about. An object or acti…
46 terms
Psychology Chapters 8&9 Key Terms
Thinking
Symbol
Concept
Prototype
The mental activity involved in the understanding, processing…
Represents the thing we are thinking about. An object or acti…
A grouping of similar items
An example of a concept that best exemplifies the concept
Thinking
The mental activity involved in the understanding, processing…
Symbol
Represents the thing we are thinking about. An object or acti…
15 terms
Psych Chap 8 lesson 3-4 voc
Reasoning
Deductive Reasoning
Premise
Inductive Reasoning
The use of info to reach conclusions
the conclusion is true if the premises are true
an idea or statement that provides the basic info that allows…
we reason from individual cases or particular facts to reach…
Reasoning
The use of info to reach conclusions
Deductive Reasoning
the conclusion is true if the premises are true
20 terms
Psychology chapter 8 review
Thinking
Symbol
Concept
Prototype
Mental activity that is involved in the understanding, proces…
An object or an act that stands for something else.
A mental structure used to categorize objects, people, or eve…
An original model on which others in the same category are pa…
Thinking
Mental activity that is involved in the understanding, proces…
Symbol
An object or an act that stands for something else.
15 terms
Unit 1 - 6th Grade ELA 2016-2017
simple subject
complete subject
simple predicate (verb)
complete predicate
The whom or what the sentence is about
consists of the subject and any words related to it
tells what the subject is or does
consists of the verb and any words related to it
simple subject
The whom or what the sentence is about
complete subject
consists of the subject and any words related to it
46 terms
PHIL102 Exam 1
Argument
Premise
Conclusion
Statement
A body of discourse in which some statements are used to supp…
Statement that provides that support
The recipient of the statement
A claim, something asserted. Can be true or false. Arguments…
Argument
A body of discourse in which some statements are used to supp…
Premise
Statement that provides that support
25 terms
Test Prep
annotation
textual evidence
context
central idea (main idea)
a method of writing down your ideas of a text (making thinkin…
quotes I underline in the text or paraphrases that I write in…
the circumstances that form the setting for an event, stateme…
one sentence summary that tells what a work is mostly about
annotation
a method of writing down your ideas of a text (making thinkin…
textual evidence
quotes I underline in the text or paraphrases that I write in…
28 terms
Chapter 8
thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in understanding, proces…
an object or an act that stands for something else
mentally grouping objects, events, or ideas that have similar…
an example of a concept that best exemplifies that concept
thinking
the mental activity that is involved in understanding, proces…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
31 terms
Psychology Chapter 8
language
What sets us apart from other species?
Noam Chomsky
The human ability to use _____________…
the communication of ideas through symbols that are arranged…
our language ability
proposed a theory to answer a basic questions of human langua…
syntax
language
the communication of ideas through symbols that are arranged…
What sets us apart from other species?
our language ability
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psych ch 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Ch 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
45 terms
PHIL102 FINAL EXAM
Argument
Premise
Conclusion
Statement
A body of discourse in which some statements are used to supp…
Statement that provides that support
The recipient of the statement
A claim, something asserted. Can be true or false. Arguments…
Argument
A body of discourse in which some statements are used to supp…
Premise
Statement that provides that support
30 terms
Psychology
Thinking
Symbol
Concept
Prototype
The mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
An object or an act that stands for something else
Grouping objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
An example of a concept that best exemplifies the characteris…
Thinking
The mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
Symbol
An object or an act that stands for something else
52 terms
Psychology Chapters 8&9 Key Terms
Thinking
Symbol
Concept
Prototype
The mental activity involved in the understanding, processing…
Represents the thing we are thinking about. An object or acti…
A grouping of similar items
An example of a concept that best exemplifies the concept
Thinking
The mental activity involved in the understanding, processing…
Symbol
Represents the thing we are thinking about. An object or acti…
22 terms
Chapter 8
Thinking
Symbol
Concept
Convergent thinking
The mental activity thag is involved in the understanding, pr…
An object or an act that stands for something else
Grouping together objects events or ideas that have similar c…
Thought is limited to available facts
Thinking
The mental activity thag is involved in the understanding, pr…
Symbol
An object or an act that stands for something else
30 terms
Chp.8 vocab
Thinking
Symbol
Concept
Prototype
Mental activity that is involved in the understanding,process…
Is an object or an act that stands for something else
A group of objects,events or ideas that have similar characte…
An example
Thinking
Mental activity that is involved in the understanding,process…
Symbol
Is an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
19 terms
Psychology Ch. 8 Quiz
thinking
the units of thought
symbols
concepts
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbols, concepts, and prototypes
objects, events, or ideas that stands for something else
objects, events, or ideas that have similar characteristics
thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
the units of thought
symbols, concepts, and prototypes
29 terms
Psychology Chapter 8 vocab
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
15 terms
Explicit Thinking Skills
inductive thinking
deductive thinking
determine benefits and drawbacks
determining reality vs. fantasy
the ability to draw an inferential conclusion based on repeat…
the ability to draw logical conclusion for premises
the ability to weigh the advantages and disadvantages of a gi…
the ability to distinguish which is fanciful and that which i…
inductive thinking
the ability to draw an inferential conclusion based on repeat…
deductive thinking
the ability to draw logical conclusion for premises
29 terms
Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Chapter 8
Thinking
Symbol
Prototypes
Concept
Mental activity that ks involved in the understanding, proces…
Is an object or an act that stands for something else
An example of a concept that best exemplifies the characteris…
Mentally grouping together objects, events, or ideas that hav…
Thinking
Mental activity that ks involved in the understanding, proces…
Symbol
Is an object or an act that stands for something else
15 terms
Basic Logic Terms
proposition/statement
premise
argument
deductive argument
A declarative statement that is either true or false, but not…
A proposition/statement that provides support to an argument'…
A set of propositions/statements aimed at persuading through…
An argument in which if the premises are true, then the concl…
proposition/statement
A declarative statement that is either true or false, but not…
premise
A proposition/statement that provides support to an argument'…
29 terms
Rinehart Holt Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Psychology Chapter 8
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
group of objects, events, or ideas that have similar characte…
an example of the concept that best exemplifies that concept
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
28 terms
Part One: Basics
critical thinking
statement
argument
premise
systematic evaluation or formulation of beliefs, or statement…
is an assertion that something is or is not the case
a group of statements in which some of them are intended to s…
the statement given in support of another statement
critical thinking
systematic evaluation or formulation of beliefs, or statement…
statement
is an assertion that something is or is not the case
31 terms
psychology chapter 8
thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
mental activity involved in understanding,processing, and com…
object or an act that stands for something else
mental structure used to categorize objects, people or events…
original model on which others in same category are patterned
thinking
mental activity involved in understanding,processing, and com…
symbol
object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Thinking
Symbols
Concept
Prototype
Mental activity that is involved in the understanding, proces…
An object or an act that stands for something else.
Mentally group together objects, events, or ideas that have s…
An example of an idea or object.
Thinking
Mental activity that is involved in the understanding, proces…
Symbols
An object or an act that stands for something else.
30 terms
Chapter 8 Psychology
Thinking
symbol
concept
prototype
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
an object or an act that stands for something else
a mental structure used to categorize objects, people, or eve…
an example of a concept that best exemplifies the characteris…
Thinking
the mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
symbol
an object or an act that stands for something else
29 terms
Chapter 8 Psychology
Thinking
Symbol
Concept
Prototype
Mental activity that is involved in the understanding, proces…
An object or act that stands for something else.
Grouping by similar characteristics.
An example of a concept that best eximpliifies the characteri…
Thinking
Mental activity that is involved in the understanding, proces…
Symbol
An object or act that stands for something else.
45 terms
Psychology Chapters 8 & 9 Vocabulary
Thinking
Symbol
Concept
Prototype
The mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
An object or an act that stands for something else
The grouping together of objects, events, or ideas
An example of a concept that best exemplifies the characteris…
Thinking
The mental activity that is involved in the understanding, pr…
Symbol
An object or an act that stands for something else
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