Decision Making and Heuristics

Decision Making and Heuristics

19 May 0

Decision Making and Heuristics Kaplan University PS200 – Unit 8 Assignment Decision making is something that we all do on an everyday basis throughout our lives, so much that we don’t even realize how much we actually do. There are three different types of heuristics that we use to influence us in our decision-making process: […]

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Eye Witness: False Memory

Eye Witness: False Memory

19 May 0

Eye Witness: False Memory Kaplan University Brain is not alone in his confusion and disappointment to his confidence about his eye witness’s testimony. We may believe that we remember things accurately but most memories are what we think we have observed; subjective to our state of being and combined with the information that we have […]

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PS200 Unit 4 Discussion Board Post: Working Memory Experiment

PS200 Unit 4 Discussion Board Post: Working Memory Experiment

19 May 0

Working Memory Experiment I had a limited number of individuals to work with to test their working memory. I used my coworkers who weren’t actively engaged in a complicated task. I began by simply asking if they would partake in my 30 second experiment. If they asked what it was or why, I told them […]

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PS200 Unit 2 Discussion Board Post

PS200 Unit 2 Discussion Board Post

19 May 0

Perception is an individualized mental impression; influenced by sensations, one’s needs and desires and stored memories. There are two means of perceiving, we refer to these processes as bottom-up, when we are processing the characteristics of current stimuli or top-down when expectations or past experiences influence our recognition of stimuli. This unit’s readings emphasize on […]

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PS200 UNIT 1 SEMINAR OPTION 2

PS200 UNIT 1 SEMINAR OPTION 2

19 May 0

UNIT 1 SEMINAR OPTION 2 PS200   The topics discussed in the Unit 1 Seminar were the different kind of assignments we will have, for example: discussion boards, quizzes, seminar options, and reading. Discussion boards are important because it is the way we, as a class, can convene and bounce thoughts off each other. The […]

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PS 200 unit 2 Quiz

PS 200 unit 2 Quiz

19 May 0

Question 11 / 1 point Imagine that you are looking at a geometric drawing. At first, one shape in this drawing seems to be in front of other shapes. The next moment, this same shape seems to be located behind a second shape. This phenomenon is called: Question options: depth perception. an illusory contour. @) […]

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PS 200 Unit 9 Exam

PS 200 Unit 9 Exam

19 May 0

Question 1.1. What is inattentional blindness? @Unit 2 (Points : 2) When you cannot see objects in your left visual field. The inability to recognize human faces visually. When we fail to detect a change in an object or a scene. When are paying attention to some events in a scene, we fail to notice […]

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PS 200 Unit 5 Seminar

PS 200 Unit 5 Seminar

19 May 0

PS 200 Unit 5 Seminar Kaplan University The state of mind and emotional state we are in can affect how well we remember the details of an event. Emotions are said to be a factor in whether we can recall a memory at the time we try to. Trying to put ourselves in the same […]

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Cognitive Functions Explored in Memory, Perception, and Attention in Relation to Eyewitness Testimony

Cognitive Functions Explored in Memory, Perception, and Attention in Relation to Eyewitness Testimony

19 May 0

Cognitive Functions Explored in Memory, Perception, and Attention in Relation to Eyewitness Testimony Kaplan University PS-200-01- Unit 5 Assignment Eye witness testimony for a long time was considered to be a form of accurate memory that could be relied on when convicting people of alleged crimes; until research went further into investigating the theories and […]

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PS 200 Discussion Board Unit 3

PS 200 Discussion Board Unit 3

19 May 0

Lindsay Godsil PS 220 Psychology Discussion Board Unit 3 Divided attention, when academically spelled out, seems like a complicated task, one in which you would find little success.  Divided-attention, for a mother, is quite differently just the way life is. Divided-attention occurs when you are engaged in two or more tasks at the same time […]

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