Psychology

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Chapter11 Terms

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Please define each of the terms listed below. Many of these terms are new to you. It will be important to know these for future reference. For an optional assignment (extra credit): create a deck of flash cards or a PowerPoint slide show of all the terms.

 

1.      thinking

2.      image

3.      symbol

4.      concept

5.      prototype

6.      rule

7.      metacognition

8.      algorithm

9.      heuristic

10.  difference reduction

11.  means-end analysis

12.  incubation effect

13.  mental set

14.  functional fixedness

15.  convergent thinking

16.  divergent thinking

17.  reasoning

18.  deductive reasoning

19.  premise

20.  inductive reasoning

21.  confirmation bias

22.  representativeness heuristic

23.  availability heuristic

24.  anchoring heuristic

25.  framing effect

26.  language

27.  phoneme

28.  morpheme

29.  syntax

30.  semantics

31.  overregularization

32.  language acquisition device