Psyc Test 3 Review - Psychology Test 3 Review Chapter 8...

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Psychology Test 3 Review Completion Quiz 1 When people persist in using problem-solving strategies that have worked in the past, they are displaying a(n) mind set. status: incorrect (0.0) correct: mental set your answer: mind set feedback: Incorrect -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2 The strategy of generalization depends on recognizing similarity between two problems. status: incorrect (0.0) correct: searching for analogies your answer: feedback: Incorrect -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 3 When using the filtering strategy to make a decision, an alternative is rejected when it fails to satisfy some minimum criterion. status: incorrect (0.0) correct: elimination by aspects your answer: feedback: Incorrect -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 4 The schema heuristic involves basing probability estimates for an outcome on the ease with which relevant examples can be retrieved from long-term memory. status: incorrect (0.0) correct: availability your answer: feedback: Incorrect -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 5 Evolutionary theorists argue that the human mind is wired to think in terms of pictures, rather than base rates and probabilities.
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Psychology Test 3 Review status: incorrect (0.0) correct: raw frequencies your answer: feedback: Incorrect -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 6 When he introduced his adult intelligence scale, Weschler did not use the intelligence quotient scoring scheme that had been part of the Stanford-Binet intelligence test, but instead used a new scoring scheme based on the normal distribution. status: incorrect (0.0) correct: David Wechsler your answer: feedback: Incorrect -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 7 Many researchers argue that cultural differences in intelligence are really environmental differences in disguise. status: incorrect (0.0) correct: ethnic social class your answer: feedback: Incorrect Multiple-Choice Quiz In which class of problems is it necessary to carry out a sequence of intermediate actions in order to solve the problem? a. transformation b. arrangement c. inducing structure d. probability status: incorrect (0.0) correct: a
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Psychology Test 3 Review your answer: b feedback: Incorrect. See page 236 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 4 When your initial attempts to solve a problem are unsuccessful, it is a good strategy to: a. reevaluate your subgoals. b. remove unnecessary constraints.
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2010 for the course XXX 1234589 taught by Professor Dr.iwanaduyu during the Spring '10 term at Gwinnett Technical College.

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Psyc Test 3 Review - Psychology Test 3 Review Chapter 8...

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