Name: _______________________ Thinking and Language Please discuss what each of the following obstacles to problem solving is (in your own words, not simply copying from the text). Next, give your own example of each one, not a previously used example. Confirmation bias Fixation Mental set Functional fixedness Framing Hindsight bias Illusory correlation Memory construction Overconfidence Self-serving bias Fundamental attribution error Representativeness Availability of memories Overconfidence Belief perseverance Please discuss the four factors which influence what we fear, and may produce inaccurate levels of fear. Give your own example of each, not one previously used. Discuss how you could use the concept that visualizing and thinking about an activity stimulates the same brain centers as actually performing the activity.