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Information Processing Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 27 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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1. Long term memories are laid down in patterns called...

2. The ability to size up situations and do what is needed to adapt

3. Brief - limited capacity - if not further processed - information is lost

4. People must process information to make it...

5. Feedback from yourself - feeling how the action went.

6. Making sense of appropriate information - making the appropriate decision and preparing the necessary action.

7. _______ set their own goals - are aware of their present state of knowledge and where they want to be - and are internally motivated

8. If attended to - the information enters into the working memory - still a limited capacity - 30 seconds without rehearsal

9. Info that is processed through some type of rehearsal

10. The skills required to do well on standarized test

11. Students who are not self-regulated (just want it) need more...

12. The ability to use one's experience to formulate new ideas

13. Feedback from an external force such as a coach - team mate or the crowd.

14. Linguistic - Logical/ Mathematical - musical - visual/spatail - bodily - kinesthetic - interperonal - intrapersonal - naturalist - spiritualist - existential

15. The most significant adolescent ability

16. Metacognition requires the ability to...

17. Various concepts are connected to each other in a...

18. Some behaviors are so well learned that they require very little...

19. Gives information on the effectiveness of a response or action.

20. Information moves through a...

21. People have what type of capacity to process information?

22. Adolescents are better at understanding what is required to...

23. Length of time you can attend to stimulus

24. Adolescents have superior ability in these areas

25. This strength of one's own plays an important role in determining how one processes information

26. Extent to which a person can choose a certain stimulus over others

27. What do people use to solve problems and process information meaningfully?