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The process of thinking, gaining knowledge, and dealing with knowledge. Cognition
Mental pictures or visual depictions used in memory and thinking. Mental Images
Mental category for classifying things based on common features or properties. Concept
Words or symbols, and rules for combining them, that are used for thinking and communication. Language
Experiencing a sense that is normally associated with another sense. Synesthesia
A concept defined by the relationship between features of an object or between an object and its surroundings. Relational concept
An ideal model used as a prime example of a particular concept. Prototype
Study of meanings in words and language. Semantics
The exact, dictionary definition of a word or concept. Denotative meaning
The subjective, personal, or emotional meaning of a word or concept. Connotative meaning
Ability to speak 2 languages bilingualism
Basic speech sounds of language. Phonemes
A set of rules for combining language units into meaningful speech or writing. Grammar
Rules for ordering words when forming a sentence. Syntax
A problem solution achieved by following a series of step by step rules Algorithmic Solution
Drawing conclusions on the basis of formal principles of thinking. Logical Thought
Shortcut or rule of thumb for finding a solution to a problem. Heuristic
A sudden mental reorganization of a problem that makes the solution obvious. Insight
The tenancy to repeat wrong solutions or faulty responses. Fixation
Tendency to perceive an item only in terms of its most common use. Functional fixedness
Ability to combine mental elements in new and useful ways. Creativity
Thinking that produces many ideas or alternatives. Divergent Thinking
A vivid waking fantasy. Day dream
Impulsive thought that does not use formal logic or clear reasoning. Intuition
The basic rate at which an event occurs overtime. Base Rate
Difficulty making a decision in the face of many alternatives. Choice Overload
A predisposition to perceive or respond in a particular way. Mental State

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Chapter 11 and 12 Crossword

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The urge to belong and to give and receive love Psychological-needs
Biological or psychological reqirement of an organism need
A state of tension produced by a need that motivates an organism toward a goal. drive
language rules that govern how words can be combined to form meaningful phrases and sentences. syntax
Rearranging the elements of a problem to arrive at an original solution. recombination
the inablility to imagine new uses for familiar objects. functional-fixedness
a step-by-step procedure for solving a problem. algorithm
A visual mental representation of an event or object. image
A rule-of-thumb problem solving strategy. heuristic
A lable for a class of objects or events that have at least one attribute in common. concept
engaging in actrivities becuase they are personally rewarding. intrinsic-motivation
An external stimulus, reinforcer, or reward that motivates behavior. incentive
The tendency of all organisms to correct imbalaces. homeostasis
Innate tendencies that determine behavior. instincts
A habitual strategy or pattern for problem solving. mental-set
The study of meaning in language. semantics
A representative example of a concept. prototype
The awareness of or thinking about one's own cognitive processes. metacognition
The capacity to use information and/or abilities in new and orginal ways. creativity
the smallest unit of meaning in a given language. morpheme
An internal state that activates behavior and directs it toward a goal. motivation
Biological drives that must be satisfied to maintain life. fundamental-needs
An individual sound that is a basic structural element of language. phoneme
An apparent sudden realization of the solution to a problem. insight
The ability to overcome rigidity to remain open to alternate strategies. flexibility

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English 2 crossword puzzle

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a brief statement or account of the main points of something. Summary
combine (a number of things) into a coherent whole. Synthesize
Connecting background knowledge to what you are reading Making connections
of or relating to sensation or the physical senses; transmitted or perceived by the senses. Sensory
a conclusion reached on the basis of evidence and reason Inferences
examine methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of (something, especially information), typically for purposes of explanation and interpretation. Analyze
evidence from a text (fiction or nonfiction) that you can use to illustrate your ideas and support your arguments. Textual evidence
Refers to information that is implied or inferred because it's not clearly stated Draw conclusions
the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgment Critical thinking
the subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic. Theme
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative language
the patterns of rhythm and sound used in poetry. Prosody
a piece of writing that partakes of the nature of both speech and song that is nearly always rhythmical, usually metaphorical, and often exhibits such formal elements as meter, rhyme, and stanzaic structure. Poem
elements are a strong visual means of indicating relationships. Graphic elements
literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm; poems collectively or as a genre of literature. Poetry
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities. Symbolism
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Allegory
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference. Allusion

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Thinking and Problem Solving Crossword

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the mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people concept
a mental image or best example of a category prototype
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solving a particular problem algorithm
simple thinking strategy that often allows us to make judgements and solve problems efficiently; usually speedier but also more error-prone that algorithms heuristic
a sudden and often novel realization of the solutions to a problem insight learning
a tendency to approach a problem in a particular way, often a way that has been successful in the past mental set
the tendency to think of things in terms of their usual functions; an impediment to problem solving functional fixedness
the way an issue is posed; how an issue is framed can significantly affect decisions and judgements framing
the tendency for one's preexisting beliefs to distort logical reasoning, sometimes by making invalid conclusions seem valid, or valid conclusions seem valid belief bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one had foreseen it hindsight bias
the tendency to be more confident than correct-to overestimate the accuracy of one's beliefs and judgements overconfidence bias

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Computer Science Vocabulary Crossword

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A sequence of instructions suitable for processing by a computer. COMPUTERPROGRAM
The rules that govern the structure of language statements; in particular, the rules for forming statements in a source language correctly. SYNTAX
An error in the rules that govern the structure of language statements. SYNTAXERROR
A program that runs in the context of a browser. APPLET
A program that runs when translated by a Java computer. APPLICATION
Binary digit. The smallest unit of information for data storage and transmission. Each bit is considered to be either a "0" or a "1". BIT
A set of bits normally considered as a unit, it normally consists of eight bits and corresponds to a single character of information. BYTE
Hardware, software, or both, that allow a user to interact with and perform operations on a system, program, or other device. USERINTERFACE
A program that translates a program into machine code that can be converted into an executable program (an object program). COMPILER
An ordered set of well-defined instructions for the solution of a problem in a finite number of steps. ALGORITHM
Used to describe a complete data processing system, with the flow of data through clerical operations involved, down to the level of individual programs, but excluding such programs. FLOWCHART

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Mental illness Crossword

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Relating to disorders of the mind Mind
A disorder that affects a person's ability to think, feel and behave clearly. Schizophrenia
a chronic or persistent disorder of the mental processes caused by brain disease or injury and marked by memory disorders, personality changes, and impaired reasoning. Dementia
A state of confusion Disorder
A state of being free from illness or injury Health
a mental condition, present from early childhood, characterized by great difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people and in using language and abstract concepts. Autism
a physical or mental condition that limits a person's movements, senses, or activities. Disability
Hallucinations are where someone sees, hears, smells, tastes or feels things that don't exist outside their mind. Hallucinations
A mental health disorder characterised by feelings of worry, anxiety or fear that are strong enough to interfere with one's daily activities. Anxiety disorder
a common and serious medical illness that negatively affects how you feel, the way you think and how you act. Depression
showing wild, apparently deranged, excitement and energy Manic
medical care given to a patient for an illness or injury. Treatment
a mental condition marked by alternating periods of elation and depression. Bipolar disorder
treatment intended to relieve or heal a disorder. Therapy
the act or an instance of taking one's own life voluntarily and intentionally Suicide
the identification of the nature of an illness or other problem by examination of the symptoms. Diagnosis
a person who concentrates primarily on a particular subject or activity; a person highly skilled in a specific and restricted field Specialist
relating to a person's emotions. Emotional
deliberate injury to oneself Self- harm
a failure of a relationship or system. Breakdown
a mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution, unwarranted jealousy, or exaggerated self-importance, typically worked into an organized system. Paranoia
the state of being unstable; lack of stability. Instability
A mental condition in which you are so upset or so unhappy that you cannot look after yourself Nervous breakdown
An illness caused by witnessing or experiencing a traumatic event, often used as a basis for a legal compensation claim Nervous shock
Obsessive compulsive disorder OCD
Post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD
A tendency to have extreme and unexpected changes of emotion of behaviour Split personality

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Critical Thinking and Clinical Reasoning Crossword

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the process of intentional higher-level reasoning to define a client’s problem, examine the evidence-based practice in caring for the client and make choices in the delivery of care. critical thinking
thinking that results in the development of new ideas and products. Creativity
the application of a set of questions to a particular situation or idea to determine essential information and ideas and discard unimportant information and ideas. Critical Analysis
a technique one can use to look beneath the surface, recognize and examine assumptions, search for inconsistences, examine multiple points of view, and differentiate what one knows from what one merely believes. Socratic Questioning
generalizations are formed from a set of facts or observations Inductive Reasoning
by contrast, is reasoning from general premise to the specific conclusion. Deductive Reasoning
is a systematic, rational method of planning and providing individualized nursing care. Nursing Process
a mental activity in which a problem is identified that represents an unsteady state. Problem Solving
a number of approaches are tried until a solution is found. Trial and Error
a problem-solving approach that relies on a nurse’s inner sense. Intuition
nursing is a decision-making process to ascertain the right nursing action to be implemented at the appropriate time in the client’s care. clinical judgment
A formalized, logical, systematic approach to problem solving. research process
Critical thinkers question their own knowledge and beliefs as quickly and thoroughly as they challenge those of another. integrity
are the thinking processes based on the knowledge of aspects of client care. cognitive processes
include reflective thinking and awareness of the skills learned by the nurse in caring for the client metacognitive processes
is a key to the success of clinical reasoning. reflection
This strategy enhances the critical thinking process and can assist the nursing student in understanding complex concepts. concept mapping

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Figurative Language Crossword Puzzle

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A group of lines in a poem stanza
poets use these to convey a meaning beyond the ordinary meaning figurativelanguage
the way poems are written and may or many not be sentences lines
words or phrases that appeal to the five senses imagery
comparison that does not use like or as metaphor
describes an animal or object with human qualitites personification
comparison using like or as simile
the narrator of the poem speaker
poets use this to reinforce a poem's meaning and mood rhythm
use of rhyming words within a single line of poetry internalrhyme
repeating of words, phrases or lines in a poem repifition
the use of words whose sounds suggest their meaning onomatopoeia
use of rhymes at the end of the lines endrhyme
the pattern created by stressed and unstressed syllales in a line of poetry meter
repeition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words alliteration
the pattern the end rhyme creates rhymescheme
repetition of sounds at the end of the words rhyme
how the writing makes the reader feel mood
exaggeration hyperbole
a phrase or expression that is overused cliche
a word or phrase that means something other than what is actually being said idiom
a play on a words double meaning or pronunciation pun
reference to another person, place, event, literary work, etc. allusion
a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanantion or clarification analogy
arrangement and relaionship of the parts of a piece of writing structure

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Thinking and Problem Solving Crossword

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A mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas or people Concept
Best example of a category Prototype
Taking the wrongs of one way and doing something new Trial and Error
Awareness and understanding of ones thought process Metacognition
Step by step procedure for trying all possible alternatives in searching for a solution Algorithm
A simple thinking strategy that allows us to make judgements and solve problems Heuristic
Applying logic based on new or existing information Insight Learning
Reasoning from one or more statements Deductive Reasoning
A tendency to approach a problem in one particular way Mental Set
the tendency to think of things only in terms of their usual functions Functional Fixedness

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Ap PSychology Review Crossword

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diminishing effect of a drug, larger and larger doses needed tolerance
decreased response to a stimulus habituation
mental image of the environment cognitive map
founder of observational learning Bandura
retention of encoded information storage
memory aids of memory techniques mnemonics
"ah-ha" moment, a sudden realization insight
tendency to approach problems in a particular way that is familiar mental set
a mental grouping of similar things concept
inability to see from fresh perspective fixation
smallest language unit of sound phonemes
adaptive, triggered by amygdala fear
sense of being male or female gender identity
anxiety causing memories to be unconsciously forgotten repression
hyper activity, euphoric state mania
destroying or removing brain tissues psychosurgery
understood or expected rules of behavior norms
the middle score median
level required to trigger neural impulses threshold
records electrical activity of the brain, neural impulse EEG
control center for the brain thalamus
famous case study of frontal lobe damage Gage
logical side of the brain left hemisphere
complex molecule containing genetic info DNA
principle to notice a differnce in the stimuli Webers Law
lets light into the eye pupil
where transduction occurs in ear cochlea
sending or perceiving another persons thoughts telepathy
occurs in stage 4 sleep scary dreams night terrors
ability to learn from experience and adapt to new situations intelligence
Weshler Adult Intelligence Scale WAIS
generalized or broaded belief about a group of people stereotype
accuracy validity
constant results reliability
the loss of memory amnesia

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Literary Devices Crossword

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Repetition of a beginning sound for effect. Alliteration
Reference to a well known character or event from history, literature etc. Allusion
Repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong. Ex: belt, felt Assonance
Reassurance of similar sounds especially consonants. Ex: pitter, patter. Consonance
A positive statement expressed by negating its opposite expressions. Litotes
a long narrative poem about someone who does heroic deeds. Ex: The Oddessy Epic
Language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that is different from the literal interpretation. Figurative Language
Poetry that is free from limitations of regular meter or rhythm and does not rhyme with fixed forms. Free Verse
Extreme Exaggeration. Hyperbole
Phrase or word stating one unlike thing is another Metaphor
Words that imitate sound. Onomatopoeia
Giving human qualities to inanimate objects. Personification
Repeats same word or phrase to make idea more clear Repetition
Correspondence of sound between the words or the endings of words especially when these are at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme
Comparing two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' Simile
The person telling the story. (Not to be confused with author) Speaker
A group of lines forming the basic reassuring metrical unit in a poem; a verse, Stanza
Mental Picture created by the way the author writes Imagery
Story poem or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. Ex: Animal Farm Allegory
Phrase so overused it lost its original meaning. Cliche
The use of humor, irony exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize peoples stupidity or vices. Ex: Animal Farm Satire

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