The examples of automatic processing include common activities such as speaking, walking, assembly-line work, bicycle riding and driving a car down a street. After practicing the activity sufficiently, one can then focus... More »

Data processing refers to the process of collecting and manipulating raw data to yield useful information. Data processing is also the conversion of raw data into machine-readable form and its subsequent processing by a ... More »

Manual data processing refers to data processing that requires humans to manage and process the data throughout its existence. Manual data processing utilizes non-technological tools, which include paper, writing utensil... More »

The definition of cognitive processes is the performance of a cognitive activity or a processing and movement that affects the mental contents of a person such as the process of thinking or the cognitive operation of rem... More »

Perceptual reasoning is a category of reasoning skills including nonverbal fluid reasoning, spatial processing and the visual perception. It is one of four reasoning groups tested by the Weschsler Intelligence Scale for ... More »

The three steps of memory information processing are encoding, storage and retrieval. This information comes from the senses and takes many different forms such as images, sounds and meaning. More »

The factors that differentiate language processing from linguistics and play a role in the field of cognitive psychology are language acquisition, language comprehension and language production. Since cognitive psycholog... More »