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Unformatted text preview: SUB GOALS intermediate, more manageable parts used in one heuristic strategy to make it easier to reach final goals MEANS-END ANALYSIS heuristic strategy to reduce discrepancy between current situation and desired goal at a number of intermediate points eg. walk a batter to avoid bit hit WORKING BACKWARDS begin at goal and work backward. Use if there is more information about end than given eg. have $100 spend amount and subtract what is left, spend more subtract SET the tendency to perceive and to approach problem in certain ways- CAN BE HELPFUL OR OBSTACLE FUNCTIONAL FIXEDNESS tendency to perceive only a limited number of uses for an object, thus interfering with problem solving...
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course PSY 2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Fall '08 term at Broward College.
- Fall '08