cognitive factor


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Noun1.cognitive factor - something immaterial (as a circumstance or influence) that contributes to producing a result
cognition, knowledge, noesis - the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning
divine guidance, inspiration - (theology) a special influence of a divinity on the minds of human beings; "they believe that the books of Scripture were written under divine guidance"
difficulty - a factor causing trouble in achieving a positive result or tending to produce a negative result; "serious difficulties were encountered in obtaining a pure reagent"
causal factor, determinant, determining factor, determinative, determiner - a determining or causal element or factor; "education is an important determinant of one's outlook on life"
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Researchers found cognitive factor of test anxiety consistently associated with decreased performance (Hembree, 1988).
The relationship between this cognitive factor, expectation/ anticipatory fatigue, with perception of fatigue, has been shown to be a useful key to be kept in mind in designing cognitive intervention, both for patients with somatic symptom disorders and more general emotional disorders.
2004), wherein students' motivation to cheat is linked to contextual as well as personal factors, home-school dissonance may facilitate in students' decisions to cheat specifically by being associated with an increase or decrease of some academically relevant cognitive factor.
The Comprehension-Knowledge cognitive factor (Gc) represents crystallized abilities and is comprised of the same subtests as Verbal Ability (Verbal Comprehension and General Information).
The cognitive factor, Spatial Scanning, correlated significantly with the performance of both student groups in introductory computer science.
As such, if the factors of the SAI do indeed respond differently, the cognitive factor would mirror the perception of threat, while the somatic factor would mirror the ergogenic demands of the exercise stimulus.
In chapter 5, which deals with "spatiality and context," the author discusses the "importance of spatial context as a creative and cognitive factor in the development of social interaction and effective storytelling.
There is a strong relationship between a skill's loading on the cognitive factor and the skill's correlation with wage (r=.
The variables for this study included five maternal involvement predictors derived from the CPPD and the MIQ-T, one child predictor, child gender, and one mother cognitive factor, PPVT-R.
Use of the cognitive factor scores alone to classify accuracy greatly improves the correct classification rate to 88.
s] than any other broad cognitive factor, Variable 13 is likely to share salient loadings on [G.
Nevertheless, information processing speed may be central to many cognitive domains[16] and a general cognitive factor is extractable from diverse psychometric tests[17].

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