Psy201: Exam 3 Study Guide - PSY 201 Section 4 General Psychology Exam 3 Preparation Guide Lecture 12 Cognition(Chapter 8 1 What is a simple way of

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PSY 201: Section 4 - General Psychology Exam 3: Preparation Guide Lecture 12: Cognition (Chapter 8) 1. What is a simple way of defining “thinking”? 2. What is the nature of mental objects? What tasks have been used to measure how we interact with them? 3. What do we use to identify objects? How do we develop categories? 4. What is a prototype? How does it relate to classification? 5. How does language influence thinking? What experiment is important for illustrating this? 6. What elements make language unique to human beings? 7. Generally, what two ways do we use to solve problems? What problem solving strategies do we use? 8. What are common barriers to problem solving? (note: this was not discussed in detail in lecture; it’s in your textbook)Lecture 13: Sleep and States of Consciousness (Chapter 5)
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