Cognition, Fifth Edition: Chapter 10

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Question 1:


a) An insight problem
b) Flexibility-rigidity dimension
c) Functional fixedness
d) Perception

Question 2:


a) Structurally blind thinking on their part
b) Productive thinking on your part
c) Productive thinking on their part
d) Structurally blind thinking on your part and their part

Question 3:


a) The solution takes less time to appear.
b) The solution takes longer to appear.
c) The solution appears suddenly and without warning.
d) Insight solutions are preceded by a feeling of warmth.

Question 4:


a) Constraint relaxation and feeling of warmth
b) Feeling of knowing and feeling of warmth
c) Chunk decomposition and constraint relaxation
d) Feeling of knowing and chunk decomposition

Question 5:


a) Mindlessness
b) Functional fixedness
c) Mindfulness
d) Negative transfer

Question 6:


a) True
b) False

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False