Psychology

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  1. Why after friends start dating, do we often feel that we knew they were meant to be together?
    We often suffer from hindsight bias-after we've learned a situation's outcome seems familiar and therefore obvious.
  2. How does the scientific attitude contribute to critical thinking?
    The scientific attitude combines(1)curiosity about the world around us, (2) skepticism toward various claims and ideas, (3) humility about one's own understanding. Evaluating evidence, assessing conclusions,and examining our own assumptions are essential parts of critical thinking
  3. What does a good theory do?
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Psychology
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2016-02-16 20:40:07
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Pshychology Chapters 1-4
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