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Information Processing Vocab

Subject : soft-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 27 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. The most significant adolescent ability






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






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






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






5. Long term memories are laid down in patterns called...






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






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






8. Length of time you can attend to stimulus






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






10. Information moves through a...






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






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






20. Metacognition requires the ability to...






21. The skills required to do well on standarized test






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






23. Info that is processed through some type of rehearsal






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






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






26. Adolescents have superior ability in these areas






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