Will It Be Inflation or Deflation?
Inflation is defined as a rise in the average of all prices, approx. weighted for their
importance in the typical consumers budget
o Measure of the overall change in prices excluding energy and food
If the rate of chan
Concepts and Categories
What claims did I make about concepts and categories in general?
What is the difference between a deterministic and a probabilistic model?
Be able to describe Smith's Feature Comparison Model
Compare and contrast defining and char
Implicit vs. Explicit Memory
Explicit memory - requires conscious recollection of an event (e.g., recall and recognition tasks)
Implicit Memory - does not require conscious recollection of an event (e.g., word fragment
completion, homophone spelling)
Memory Stores (Structural Features)
In general a theory needs to be able to account for the following:
Pattern recognition must take up some time, so we have to be able to store
information until it can be processed
Problem Solving - involves searching for some rule, plan, or strategy that results in our reaching
a certain goal that is currently out of reach.
Three features of a problem
Initial state - situation at the beginning of the problem