ERIC Number: EJ571232
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
When Will the Milk Spoil? Everyday Induction in Human Intelligence.
Sternberg, Robert J.; Kalmar, David A.
Intelligence, v25 n3 p185-203 1998
The mental processes underlying everyday predictive and postdictive judgments about objects undergoing change or no change were studied with 40 adults. Results supported a single information processing model for describing performance on both prediction and postdiction problems. The implications of the study of everyday inductive reasoning are discussed. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Research supported by Contract N0001483K0013 from the Office of Naval Research and the Army Research Institute and Grant Number R206R50001 from the Office of Educational Research and Improvement.