Question 1 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Going from broad to specific conclusions is called __________, while going from specific examples to broad conclusions is called __________ reasoning. B. deductive; inductive Question 2 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Which of the following statements regarding Howard Gardner’s theory of multiple intelligences is the most accurate? A. Any person can be strong in any combination of multiple types of intelligence. Question 3 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Which of the following is one of the eight multiple intelligences proposed by Howard Gardner? D. naturalistic Question 4 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Recently, Marika had to end an eighteen-month-long relationship with Joshua, a man with whom she was deeply in love. She recognized, however, that they did not want the same things out of life; specifically, Joshua wanted to get married someday, and Marika was not interested in
marriage. Though they tried to work out a compromise, it was not going to work out. Even though ending the relationship was painful, Marika was able to understand and manage her own feelings, even to the point of helping Joshua through the break-up with as little pain as possible. Marika is clearly very gifted in the area of __________ intelligence. D. emotional Question 5 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points The term book knowledge most resembles __________ intelligence from the theory of Robert Sternberg. A. analytic Question 6 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Linguistic __________ states that different languages impose different conceptions of reality. A prime example of this is the fact that the ancient Mayan culture had no word that meant “zero,” and thus their reality did not include a concept of the “absence of value.” B. determinism Question 7 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points The __________ fallacy is a phenomenon that causes people to believe that additional information increases the probability that a statement is true, even though that probability actually decreased.
C. conjunction Question 8 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Which of the following is one of the aspects of intelligence according to the theory of psychologist Robert Sternberg? D. creative intelligence Question 9 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Regarding the relative influences on intelligence, which combatant in the nature-versus-nurture debate is ultimately the winner? B. The winner is nature. Question 10 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points The __________ state refers to a problem-solving condition in which a person has incomplete or unsatisfactory information.
A. initial Question 11 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points When it comes to testing the intelligence of people from different cultural backgrounds who live in the same community, which of the following statements is the most accurate?
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