Psyc 1101 Take home test 3 f 11 by keralaguest


									Psyc 1101 Introduction to Psychology
Short Answer Questions, #3, Fall 2011
Dr. E. Schliecker

Answer FOUR of the following five questions. Remember to double space and staple pages together.

   1.   Name three perceptual constancies and give an example of each.

   2.   Define biological preparedness and give one example of a human characteristic that is
        explained by biological preparedness.

   3.   What is the magic 7, and what part of the memory system does it address?

   4. Compare and contrast “heuristics” and “algorithms”.

   5. There are three criteria that psychological tests must meet in order to be meaningful. Define
      each of the three criteria.

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