Problem Solving (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 32 - 37 of 61

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Question number: 32

» Problem Solving » Rules in Problem Solving

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Problem solving strategies that guide the search for solutions are called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Positive

b.

Heuristic

c.

Negation

d.

All of the above

Question number: 33

» Problem Solving » Rules in Problem Solving

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Inability to see new uses (functions) for familiar objects or for objects that have been used in a particular way, is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Functional fixedness

b.

Random search strategy

c.

Functional solution

d.

Fixation

Question number: 34

» Problem Solving » Rules in Problem Solving

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In decision making, the ________ represents the tendency to estimate the probability of an event by how easily relevant instances of it come to mind.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

framing effects

b.

representative heuristic

c.

functional fixedness

d.

availability heuristic

Question number: 35

» Problem Solving » Nature of Problem Solving Behavior

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Animals demonstrate internal representation in ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Delayed response problem

b.

External representation of a problem

c.

Multiple stick problem

d.

Internal representation of a problem

Question number: 36

» Problem Solving » Nature of Problem Solving Behavior

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Usually, the broadest way of ________ a problem yields the most rational decisions.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Framing

b.

Base rate

c.

Intuition

d.

All of the above

Question number: 37

» Problem Solving » Steps in Problem Solving

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________ tend to enhance creative problem solving.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Selective comparison

b.

Brainstorming

c.

Ideal strategy

d.

All of the above

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