Illusory Correlation: Definition & Examples


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What is illusory correlation?

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1. Illusory correlation contributes to the development of what?

2. Which of the following is an example of illusory correlation?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Your understanding of illusory correlation will be assessed in this quiz. You will be asked to identify examples of illusory correlation.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this quiz to test your ability to:

  • Define illusory correlation
  • Identify examples of illusory correlation
  • Explain when illusory correlation can occur

Skills Practiced

This assessment will help you practice the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define illusory
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding illusory correlation
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about biased perception

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, study the lesson Illusory Correlation: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers:

  • The definition of illusory correlation
  • Examples of illusory correlation