How is adaptation important from an evolutionary perspective?
Could we equate schemas with our comfort zone? If so, is it just as difficult to expand? Explain.
Could we equate schemas with implicit memories? How so?
Are we stuck with schemas we have held for many years? or can we change them with new information? Explain.
Do we create our own schemas? Explain
Do you think schemas are a cultural byproduct, or are they a cognitive process? How so?
Do you think that a negative schema could be changed? Do you think a negative schema directly affects our behavior? How so?
Do you think that we may get caught up in the proper process of problem solving and overlook the actual solving of the problem? There are many ways to get to the same answer. If we do not get there the same way as Mary or Jim, are we hindered by the process? How so?
Why is problem solving considered the highest level of mental activity? What makes an individual skillful at solving problems? Explain your answer.