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

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Question number: 1

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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

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Choice (5) Response

a.

cognitive thinking.

b.

fixation.

c.

synesthesia.

d.

divergent thinking.

e.

cognitive style.

Question number: 2

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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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a.

valid reasoning

b.

divergent problem solving

c.

invalid reasoning

d.

functional fixedness

e.

oversimplification

Question number: 3

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The correlation between IQ and creativity is

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a.

more positively correlated the higher the IQ.

b.

cannot be determined.

c.

very low.

d.

very high.

e.

zero.

Question number: 4

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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.

computerized creativity.

b.

parapsychology.

c.

artificial intelligence.

d.

proxemics.

e.

cerebronics.

Question number: 5

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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.

representativeness heuristic.

b.

intuition.

c.

framing.

d.

base rate.

e.

interest.

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