cognitive skill

cognitive skill

Psychology Any of a number of acquired skills that reflect an individual's ability to think; CSs include verbal and spatial abilities, and have a significant hereditary component
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Research has shown that people who read more perform better on cognitive skill tests late in life, but hasn't established cause and effect.
Poor memory is not an age-related problem but a result of weak cognitive skill that plagues the old and young alike.
Accordingly, the cognitive skill set of an accounting student is largely dependent on the EOC materials contained in the prescribed text.
Cognitive Skill Development: Memory, Retrieval, Working Memory, Speed of Processing, Attention Regulation, Planning and Problem Solving
When economists have spoken about the importance of skills, the tendency has been to skip straight to measures of cognitive skill, such as years of schooling or test scores.
The truism about beautiful men and women not being very smart is only interesting as comedy@ if thinking through the body is to have any finesse, then those for whom the body is their constant inquiry deserve recognition for the cognitive skill of their dazzling flesh.
Do girls and boys with the same years of schooling and pre-school ability have the same level of cognitive achievement, or do differences in school quality and parental inputs place girls at a disadvantage in the cognitive skill production process?
At the Center, the job analysis form developed and currently utilized includes a section on ten specific cognitive skill areas, which correspond with typical deficit areas seen in mild brain injury.
For this specific cognitive skill, men and women showed to be equals during the study.
We used performance on 12 of these standardized tests as rough measures of the average level of cognitive skill in a given country.
Story elaboration, on the other hand, was seen as a higher-level cognitive skill that required more support from clinicians in terms of modeling and offering suggested changes in the story.
Our cognitive skill variables give us a measure of output.

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