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Transforming Information: How we reach conclusions
Reasoning
Practical reasoning
Theoretical reasoning (discursive reas…
Belief bias
A mental activity that consists of organizing information or…
Figuring out what to do - reasoning towards directed action (…
Reasoning directed toward arriving at a belief - use it when…
People's judgements about whether to accept conclusions depen…
Reasoning
A mental activity that consists of organizing information or…
Practical reasoning
Figuring out what to do - reasoning towards directed action (…
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Psych Chapter 9: Transforming Information-How We Reach Conclusions
reasoning
practical reasoning
theoretical reasoning
belief bias
A mental activity that consists of organizing information or…
Figuring out what to do, or reasoning directed toward action
Reasoning directed toward arriving at a belief
People's judgments about whether to accept conclusions depend…
reasoning
A mental activity that consists of organizing information or…
practical reasoning
Figuring out what to do, or reasoning directed toward action
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Psych
Cognition
Reasoning
Prospective memory
Retrospective memory
The way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
Mental activity of transforming info to reach conclusions
Remembering information about doing something in the future
Remembering the past
Cognition
The way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
Reasoning
Mental activity of transforming info to reach conclusions
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Psych Ch. 7 Thinking & Intelligence
Cognition
Cognitive psychology
Thinking
Concepts
Way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembering…
Approaches seeking to explain observable behavior by investig…
Involves manipulation info mentally by: forming concepts, sol…
• Mental categories used to group objects, events, and charac…
Cognition
Way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembering…
Cognitive psychology
Approaches seeking to explain observable behavior by investig…
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Psych page 3
Tip of tongue phenomenon
Intelligence
Gifted
Intellectual Disability
Info you know, but cannot rememeber
does well on cognitive tasks, problem solving, learning
IQ 130 of higher or superior talent
limited mental ability, IQ below 70
Tip of tongue phenomenon
Info you know, but cannot rememeber
Intelligence
does well on cognitive tasks, problem solving, learning
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Chapter 7
Cognition
Problem solving
Thinking
Subgoaling
The way in which information is processed and manipluated in…
The mental process of finding an appropriate way to attain a…
The process of manipulating information mentally by forming c…
Setting intermediate goals or defining intermediate problems…
Cognition
The way in which information is processed and manipluated in…
Problem solving
The mental process of finding an appropriate way to attain a…
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Intro General Psychology Chapter 8
The Cognitive Revolution
Thinking
Concepts
Prototype Model
•Cognition: how information is processed and manipulate when…
Concepts
- mental categories used to group objects, events, and charac…
instances of a concept are understood/stored as a variation o…
The Cognitive Revolution
•Cognition: how information is processed and manipulate when…
Thinking
Concepts
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Chapter 8
Cognition
Thinking
Concept
Solving
How we process and manipulate informaton
Involves manipulating information mentally by: forming concep…
Mental categories that are used for grouping
Mental process of reaching a goal when the goal isn't readily…
Cognition
How we process and manipulate informaton
Thinking
Involves manipulating information mentally by: forming concep…
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PSY 2 exam 3 chapter 7
cognition
imagery
problem solving
mental menipulation
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
a mental representation of an object that resembles and object
mental processes of finding an appropriate way to attain goal…
images that haven't
cognition
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
imagery
a mental representation of an object that resembles and object
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Chapter 9 psychology
Thought
Creativity
Two thinking types:
Divergent
The language of the mind
To generate new ideas and form solutions. Its very flexible
*Convergent... *Divergent
Attempts to generate many solutions MORE CREATIVE
Thought
The language of the mind
Creativity
To generate new ideas and form solutions. Its very flexible
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Chapter 7 Thinking/Intelligence/Language
thinking
reasoning
decision making
inductive reasoning
the process of manipulating information mentally by forming c…
the mental activity of transforming information to reach conc…
the mental activity of evaluating alternatives and choosing a…
reasoning from a specific observation to make generalizations
thinking
the process of manipulating information mentally by forming c…
reasoning
the mental activity of transforming information to reach conc…
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3/23/16 notes
thinking
concept/schema
prototypes
problem solving
involves manipulating info mentally by: forming concepts, sol…
mental categories used to group objects, events, characterist…
typical highly representative examples of concepts
finding appropriate way to attain goal which is not readily a…
thinking
involves manipulating info mentally by: forming concepts, sol…
concept/schema
mental categories used to group objects, events, characterist…
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Chp 8-Thinking
Thinking
concepts
Concepts 4 functions
prototype model
involves manipulating ifnormation mentally by forming concept…
mental categories (group objects, events, and characteristics)
1-generalize... 2-associate experiences and objects... 3- aid memor…
compare to the most typical items
Thinking
involves manipulating ifnormation mentally by forming concept…
concepts
mental categories (group objects, events, and characteristics)
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S1 - Cognition and Thought
cognition
2 types of cognition
controlled
automatic
manipulating and transforming info in memory
controlled, automatic
cognition; conscious, deliberate
cognition; rapid, reflexive, experience-based
cognition
manipulating and transforming info in memory
2 types of cognition
controlled, automatic
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Chapter 9: Language and Thought: Transforming Information
reasoning
practical reasoning
theoretical reasoning (or discursive r…
belief bias
a mental activity that consists of organizing information or…
figuring out what to do, or reasoning directed toward action
reasoning directed toward arriving at a belief
people's judgments about whether to accept conclusions depend…
reasoning
a mental activity that consists of organizing information or…
practical reasoning
figuring out what to do, or reasoning directed toward action
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Psychology Ch.7 Mississippi college
Concept
Prototype model... (Most commonly known)
Problem solving steps
Algorithms
Mental category that is used to group objects, events, & char…
Emphasizes that when people evaluate whether a given item ref…
1. Find&Frame problems... 2.Develop good problem-solving strateg…
Strategies-including formulas,instructions,&the testing of al…
Concept
Mental category that is used to group objects, events, & char…
Prototype model... (Most commonly known)
Emphasizes that when people evaluate whether a given item ref…
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Psychology Chapter 8 (Thinking)
Cognition
Artificial Intelligence
Thinking
Concepts
way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembering…
scientific field that focuses on creating machines capable of…
process of manipulating info mentally by forming concepts, so…
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
Cognition
way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembering…
Artificial Intelligence
scientific field that focuses on creating machines capable of…
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PSY 201 CH 8
Cognition
Thinking
Forming Concepts
Problem Solving
how we process and manipulate when we remember, think, and know
involves manipulating info by:... -forming concepts... -problem sol…
mental categories that are used for grouping (fruit, veggies,…
mental process of reaching a goal when a goal isn't readily a…
Cognition
how we process and manipulate when we remember, think, and know
Thinking
involves manipulating info by:... -forming concepts... -problem sol…
Chapter 8
Cognition
Thinking
Forming Concepts
Problem Solving
How we process and manipulate info
Manipulating info mentally
Mental categories used for grouping
Reaching a goal by finding the problem, solving it, and evalu…
Cognition
How we process and manipulate info
Thinking
Manipulating info mentally
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Chpt. 7 Book
Analytical intelligence
Cognitive psychology
Phonology
Flynn Effect
Ability to judge, evaluate, compare, & contrast
Study of thought, language, memory & reasoning
Language's sound system... Includes:... -Phonemes... -Smallest unit of…
Effect of education on intelligence
Analytical intelligence
Ability to judge, evaluate, compare, & contrast
Cognitive psychology
Study of thought, language, memory & reasoning
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Chapter 7: Thinking and Learning
cognitive psychology
thinking
thinking
thinking
perspective that focuses on the mental processes involved in…
the process of manipulating information mentally
forming concepts
solving problems
cognitive psychology
perspective that focuses on the mental processes involved in…
thinking
the process of manipulating information mentally
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PSYC CH8
Cognition
Artificial Intelligence
thinking
concepts
the way in which information is processed and manipulated in…
A scientific field that focuses on creating machines capable…
the process of manipulating info mentally by forming concepts…
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
Cognition
the way in which information is processed and manipulated in…
Artificial Intelligence
A scientific field that focuses on creating machines capable…
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AP Psychology ch. 8 vocab part 1
cognition
artificial intelligence (AI)
thinking
concepts
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
focuses on creating machines capable of performing activities…
involves manipulating info mentally by forming concepts, solv…
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
cognition
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
artificial intelligence (AI)
focuses on creating machines capable of performing activities…
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ORU Psychology Ch 8 - Feller 101
Intellectual Processes through which i…
Cognition is the processes of ________…
Cognition is __________
Cognition is ___________ through the _…
Cognition
Information
Active
Obtained & Senses
Intellectual Processes through which i…
Cognition
Cognition is the processes of ________…
Information
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Chapter 8 Psych Vocab
Cognition
Artificial Intelligence
Thinking
Concept
The way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
scientific field focusing on creating machines and CPUs capab…
mental process of manipulating info in your head by forming i…
mental catagory that is used to group things
Cognition
The way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
Artificial Intelligence
scientific field focusing on creating machines and CPUs capab…
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Psychology ch.8
cognition
artificial intelligence
thinking
concepts
way in which info is processed and manipulated through rememb…
scientific field that focuses on making machines that have in…
process of manipulating info by forming concepts, solving pro…
mental categories that used group objects, events, and charac…
cognition
way in which info is processed and manipulated through rememb…
artificial intelligence
scientific field that focuses on making machines that have in…
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Chapter 7 (Psychology)
Cognition
Intuition
Critical thinking
Spreading activation of memory
The mental activities associated with thinking
An effortless, automatic thought or feeling
Thinking reflectively & evaluating evidence
Mental elements are stored in memory along with associations…
Cognition
The mental activities associated with thinking
Intuition
An effortless, automatic thought or feeling
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18 and 3
divergent thinking
concept
forming concepts
cognitive reapprasial
produces many solutions to a problem
how we manipulate info
mental catagories used for grouping
managing feelings by reinterpreting an experience
divergent thinking
produces many solutions to a problem
concept
how we manipulate info
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chapter 7
cognition
artificial intelligence (AI)
thinking
Concepts
Way in which information is processed and manipulated in reme…
Focuses on creating machines capable of performing activities…
Involves manipulating information mentally by: ... Forming conce…
Mental categories used to group objects, events, and characte…
cognition
Way in which information is processed and manipulated in reme…
artificial intelligence (AI)
Focuses on creating machines capable of performing activities…
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Psychology AP: Ch.8 Part 1 Vocab
thinking
concepts
prototype model
problem solving
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
emphasizes that when people evaluate whether a given item ref…
finding an appropriate way to attain a goal when the goal isn…
thinking
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
concepts
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
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Psychology AP: Ch.8 Vocab Sec. 1
thinking
concepts
prototype model
problem solving
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
emphasizes that when people evaluate whether a given item ref…
finding an appropriate way to attain a goal when the goal isn…
thinking
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
concepts
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
Psychology Ch. 8
cognition
mental representation
analogical representations
symbolic representations
thinking-all mental processes that involve manipulation of in…
in the mind, it is persistence an idea or object after it is…
image-based share properties w/ stimulus itself... -usually corr…
abstract words... - words verbal code D-O-G
cognition
thinking-all mental processes that involve manipulation of in…
mental representation
in the mind, it is persistence an idea or object after it is…
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chapter 8 & 2
Nature
Nurture
Psychology
Science
Born, heredity, genes, biology
Raised, social environment, learned
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Systematic methods
Nature
Born, heredity, genes, biology
Nurture
Raised, social environment, learned
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pysch Ch. 7 terms
cognition
thinking
problem solving
reasoning
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
the process of manipulating info mentally by forming concepts…
the mental process of finding an appropriate way to attain a…
the mental activity of transforming info to reach conclusions
cognition
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
thinking
the process of manipulating info mentally by forming concepts…
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Psychology AP: Ch.8 Vocab Sec. 1
thinking
concepts
prototype model
problem solving
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
emphasizes that when people evaluate whether a given item ref…
finding an appropriate way to attain a goal when the goal isn…
thinking
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
concepts
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
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Psychology AP Chapter 8 Vocab Part 1
thinking
concepts
prototype model
problem solving
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
emphasizes that when people evaluate whether a given item ref…
finding an appropriate way to attain a goal when the goal isn…
thinking
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
concepts
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
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Psychology AP: Ch.8 Part 1 Vocab
thinking
concepts
prototype model
problem solving
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
emphasizes that when people evaluate whether a given item ref…
finding an appropriate way to attain a goal when the goal isn…
thinking
involves manipulating information mentally by forming concept…
concepts
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
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Psych: Chapter 7
cognition
cognitive psychology
artificial intelligence
thinking
way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembering…
approaches seeking to explain observe behavior by investigati…
focuses on creating machines capable of performing activities…
manipulating info mentally by forming concepts, solving probl…
cognition
way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembering…
cognitive psychology
approaches seeking to explain observe behavior by investigati…
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Chap 7 Thinking, intelligence and language
Cognition
The cognitive revolution
AI(artificial intelligence)
Thinking
Occurs when info is being organized, stored, processed, or co…
The advance of computers in the 1950s
Focuses on creating machines capable of performing activities…
The process of manipulating info mentally by forming concepts…
Cognition
Occurs when info is being organized, stored, processed, or co…
The cognitive revolution
The advance of computers in the 1950s
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Thinking, Intelligence, and Language
cognition
thinking
concept
problem solving
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
the mental process of manipulating info mentally by forming c…
a mental category that is used to group objects, events, and…
the mental process of finding an appropriate way to attain a…
cognition
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
thinking
the mental process of manipulating info mentally by forming c…
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Ch 1 Introducing the World of Psychology
psychology
mental activity
behavior
critical thinking
The study of mental activity and behavior, which are based on…
processes of the mind, of receiving and interpreting informat…
all of our actions that result from sensing and interpreting…
Systematically evaluating information to reach reasonable con…
psychology
The study of mental activity and behavior, which are based on…
mental activity
processes of the mind, of receiving and interpreting informat…
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Gen P Learning
Cognition
Thinking
(AI) Artificial Intelligence
Concepts
Info processed & manipulated in remembering, thinking and kno…
Manipulating info mentally by forming concepts, solving probl…
Machines capable of performing actives that require intellige…
Mental categories that are used to group objects, events and…
Cognition
Info processed & manipulated in remembering, thinking and kno…
Thinking
Manipulating info mentally by forming concepts, solving probl…
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Chapter 7: Thinking, Intelligence, Language
Prototype Model
Infinite Geometry
Phonology
Morphology
emphasizes that when people evaluate whether a given item ref…
ability to produce an endless number of meaningless sentences.
a language's sound system
a language's rules for word formation
Prototype Model
emphasizes that when people evaluate whether a given item ref…
Infinite Geometry
ability to produce an endless number of meaningless sentences.
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Psychology ch 8
cognition
Artificial intelligence
thinking
concepts
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
a scientific field that focuses on creating machines capable…
a process that involves manipulating info mentally by forming…
mental categories that are used to group objects, events, and…
cognition
the way in which info is processed and manipulated in remembe…
Artificial intelligence
a scientific field that focuses on creating machines capable…
20 terms
Psychology 101 Chapter 7 Thinking from Experience Psychology 2nd Edition
Thinking
Concepts
Prototype Model
Problem solving
Manipulating info mentally; forming concepts, solving problem…
Mental categories used to group objects, events & characteris…
Comparison of an item to the most typical item in that catego…
Finding appropriate way to attain goal which is not readily a…
Thinking
Manipulating info mentally; forming concepts, solving problem…
Concepts
Mental categories used to group objects, events & characteris…
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psych 7
concepts/ thinking
problem solving
develop good problem solving strategies
fixation
manipulating information mentally by forming concepts, solvin…
finding an appropriate way to attain a goal when the goal is…
sub-goaling, algorithms, heuristics
repeatedly using prior strategy and failing to look at proble…
concepts/ thinking
manipulating information mentally by forming concepts, solvin…
problem solving
finding an appropriate way to attain a goal when the goal is…
20 terms
Psychology 101 Chapter 7 Thinking from Experience Psychology 2nd Edition
Thinking
Concepts
Prototype Model
Problem solving
Manipulating info mentally; forming concepts, solving problem…
Mental categories used to group objects, events & characteris…
Comparison of an item to the most typical item in that catego…
Finding appropriate way to attain goal which is not readily a…
Thinking
Manipulating info mentally; forming concepts, solving problem…
Concepts
Mental categories used to group objects, events & characteris…
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7-1
Cognition
Cognitive Psychologists are interested…
Thinking
Concepts
Mental activities such as thinking, remembering, and knowing,…
-organize info (concepts/categories)... -understand info... (thinki…
process of manipulating information mentally by forming conce…
mental categories used to group objects, events, and characte…
Cognition
Mental activities such as thinking, remembering, and knowing,…
Cognitive Psychologists are interested…
-organize info (concepts/categories)... -understand info... (thinki…
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Psychology Final- 12/11/15
Cognition
Cognitive Psychology
Thinking
Reasoning
how info is processed & manipulated in remembering, thinking,…
approach that uses mental processes and structures that canno…
mentally manipulating information
mental activity of transforming info to reach conclusions
Cognition
how info is processed & manipulated in remembering, thinking,…
Cognitive Psychology
approach that uses mental processes and structures that canno…
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Chapter 7
intelligence
triarchic theory of intelligence
language
phoneme
mental ability to solve problems learn for experiences and ad…
analytic, creative, practical
form of communication based on a system of symbols
smallest distinct sound unit
intelligence
mental ability to solve problems learn for experiences and ad…
triarchic theory of intelligence
analytic, creative, practical
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