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article about metacognition

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Attached is a great article about metacognition (thinking about thinking) and how it affects the taking of multiple-choice examinations. My advice to you on your powerpoint presentation is this: divide your presentation up along the same lines as the article is divided. Note that psychological research articles contain the following parts: abstract, procedure, results, discussion, and references. The abstract is simply an overview of the entire experiment. The purpose of it is so that it can be excerpted into databases and periodicals so that other researchers can read it first to decide if the experiment is relevant to their own research before they read the entire article. Within the other general categories, you will find that the procedure piece may be broken into participants, materials ...

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An article about metacognition is attached to guide research.