Scientists believe that ape communication through gesturing represents
A woman who sticks to her belief that her husband is not abusive and discounts evidence of his abusive behavior may be demonstrating
Kohler studied which aspect of problem solving?
The mental representation and manipulation of information is
Norm and Bertha’s baby daughter has just begun making cooing sounds. If her development is average, what age is she predicted to be?
According to the text, thinking involves each of the following EXCEPT
Among these individuals, who would be considered the earliest pioneer in the field of intelligence testing?
Kelly is a 12yearold with intellectual disability. Even though she has difficulty with math and reading, Kelly is placed in a regular classroom for her entire school day. Which educational practice for students with intellectual disability is Kelly’s school using?
Among a large group of adopted children, the IQ scores of the children are predicted to be
Cognitive psychologists are likely to study all but which of the following topics?
Karen had been trying to solve a problem for several days when she experienced a sudden awareness of the correct solution to her problem. Karen’s experience describes the concept of
Martin looks at his class syllabus and notices that his professor will lecture today on the work of Noam Chomsky. What is most likely to be the focus of the lecture?
Regarding research on the Whorfian hypothesis, which of the following statements is TRUE?
Gardner describes intelligence as being composed of
Letty has a very complex problem to solve. She decides to break the problem down into smaller, more manageable problems. Which strategy best describes what Letty is doing?
Spearman proposed that intelligence is composed of
Based on a few interactions with an ethnic group, Darnell has developed a stereotype of that group. Darnell is demonstrating
A heuristic is
Francesca has very high levels of linguistic intelligence. The model of multiple intelligences suggests that Francesca might be best suited to be a(n)
Regarding theories of intelligence, which of the following statements is FALSE?