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Spring 2010 Psychology 1 Set 2 Study Guide Don’t forget to bring a SCANTRON form (Red Form No. F-288) and pencil to the exam Set 2 Study Guide, Page 4 Exam 2: Tuesday, April 6 Exam 2 will consist of 50 multiple-choice questions and cover lecture material from Feb 18 to Mar 18 and Chapters 5 -10. This study guide and the others in this section will help you study for Exam 2 and the Final. You will need a SCANTRON form (Red Form No. F-288) and pencil for the exam. Topic 8: Intelligence & Thinking I. You should be able to provide a 2-3 sentence description from memory of the following terms: Fluid vs Crystallized Intelligence IQ Wason Card Test Inductive vs Deductive Reasoning WAIS analogical reasoning II. You should be able to write a 1-page essay from memory for each of these study questions.
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Unformatted text preview: 1. Compare and contrast different views of intelligence, such those expressed by Binet, Galton, Spearman, Cattell, and Gardner. How do they differ? How are they similar? What brain regions are implicated in cognitive theories of intelligence? 2. What is the evidence for the heritability of intelligence. What is the role of experience? What are the findings from cross-cultural studies of intelligence and reasoning? 3. What is functional fixedness? Describe puzzles that have been used to assess it. 4. Describe findings of decision biases by Tversky and Kahneman (e.g., availability heuristic bias, confirmation bias, representativenss heuristic bias). 5. Describe ways to improve your intellectual reasoning abilities....
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