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Representative heuristic
judging the likelihood of things in terms of how well they seem to represent, or match, particular protoypes; may lead one to ignore other relevant information.
Availability heuristic
estimating the likelihood of events based on their avaliblity in memory; if instances come readlily to mind, we presume such events are common.
the tendancy to be more confident than correct-to overestimate the acuracy of ones beliefs and judjements.
the way an issue is posed; how an issue is----- can significantly effect descisions and judgements.
belief bias
the tendancy for one's preexising beliefs to distort logical reasoning, sometimes by making invalid conclusions seem valid, or valid conclusions seem invalid
Belief perserverance
clinging to one's initial conceptions after the basis on which they were formed as been discredited.
Artificial intelligence
the science of designing and programing computer systems to do intelligent things and to simulate human thought processes, such as intuitive reasoning, learning and understanding language.
Computer neural networks
computer circuits that mimic the brains interconnected neural cells, preforming tasks such as learning to recognize visual paterns and smells.