Accession Number:

AD0711030

Title:

EXPERIMENTAL STUDIES OF PROBLEM SOLVING.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

STANFORD UNIV CALIF DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1955-08-31

Pagination or Media Count:

106.0

Abstract:

Contents Group versus individual achievement in solving arithmetic reasoning and spatial relations problems Effectiveness of a brief interruption of work as a means of overcoming inappropriate sets in problem solving Continuous versus voluntarily spaced work in problem solving Appraisal of intellectual motivation Transfer as a function of breadth of training The effect of stimulus redundancy on concept formation A possible sex difference in the effect of success and failure on problem solving The effect on problem solving of success and failure The effect on problem solving of success and failure as a function of level of anxiety Anagram and puzzle series for the study of set.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE