Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language-Problem Solving & Creativity [AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology]: Questions 1 - 5 of 20

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Question 1

Problem Solving & Creativity

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A truck gets stuck under a bridge. Several tow-trucks are unable to pull it out. At last a little boy walks up and asks the red-faced adults trying to free the truck why they haven՚t let the air out of the truck՚s tires. Their oversight was due to

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

divergent thinking.

b.

cognitive style.

c.

cognitive thinking.

d.

synesthesia.

e.

fixation.

Question 2

Problem Solving & Creativity

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A rigid mental set can be a barrier to problem solving. Which of the following refers to a similar barrier to problem solving?

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Choice (5)Response

a.

divergent problem solving

b.

invalid reasoning

c.

oversimplification

d.

valid reasoning

e.

functional fixedness

Question 3

Problem Solving & Creativity

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The correlation between IQ and creativity is

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Choice (5)Response

a.

cannot be determined.

b.

more positively correlated the higher the IQ.

c.

zero.

d.

very high.

e.

very low.

Question 4

Problem Solving & Creativity

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Computer programs capable of doing things that require intelligence when done by people are associated with

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Choice (5)Response

a.

parapsychology.

b.

proxemics.

c.

computerized creativity.

d.

cerebronics.

e.

artificial intelligence.

Question 5

Problem Solving & Creativity

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A tendency to select wrong answers because they seem to match pre-existing mental categories is called

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Choice (5)Response

a.

intuition.

b.

representativeness heuristic.

c.

framing.

d.

interest.

e.

base rate.

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