Chapter 7 Assignment

Instructions: By now you have read Chapter 7: Learning. You job for this assignment is to answer the following personal adjustment/critical thinking questions that pertain to topics in chapter 7. Each answer needs to be a minimum of one paragraph (5 sentences) to received full credit.


  1. What is functional fixedness and how can overcoming it help you solve problems?
  2. Describe a situation in which you would need to use practical intelligence.
  3. What influence do you think emotional intelligence plays in your personal life?