There are TWO sections to this assignment: Section A and Section B. You have cho

There are TWO sections to this assignment: Section A and Section B. You have choice as to which section you complete. To be clear, you will either do Section A only OR Section B only. The choice is yours!
Section A
Read the following article (can be accessed via Moodle) and answer the questions below:
1. As you read papers, books, and other materials in university, you will often come across novel words of which you do not know the meaning. It is a good habit to look up the definitions of words that you do not know, as this will improve your vocabulary. Please define the following words as they are used in this paper: (3 points)
a) iconicity
b) exemplar
c) manipulative
2. What was the major hypothesis that was tested by study I? (1 point)
3. What was assessed in the recognition trials of study I? (1 point)
4. What was assessed in the generalization trials of study I? (1 point)
5. According to the results shown in Figure 2, which type of book resulted in the poorest correct labelling? (1 point)
6. What was the major hypothesis that was tested by study II? (1 point)
7. In study II, the experimenter presented each child with two tasks, with four trials in each task, after the book reading. Please name the task that was similar to a multiple choice test? (1 point)
8. According to Figure 3, which of the following appears to be most correct? (1 point) A) 36 month olds generally remembered more than 30 month olds
B) Realistic pictures generally resulted in the best learning
C) Fact identification generally resulted in the best recognition of correct information D) Both A and B above are correct
E) Both A and C above are correct
F) Both B and C above are correct
G) All of A, B and C above are correct
Tare, M., Chiong, C., Ganea, P., & DeLoache, J. (2010). Less is more: How manipulative
features affect children’s learning from picture books. Journal of Applied Developmental
Psychology, 31(5), 395-400.
H) None of A, B, and C above are correct
I) The correct answer cannot be determined from the information provided
9. What is a practical implication that the authors claimed on the basis of this research? (1 point)
*Note, there are 11 possible points, but you will be marked out of 10 (i.e., a score of 11/10 gets a grade of 10).

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