All GRE Subject Test: Psychology Resources
Example Question #1 : Problem Solving
Which of the following mental processes are promoted by intrinsic motivation, persistence, and expertise?
Creativity is another word for divergent thinking, a type of problem solving ability wherein a person’s brain searches various areas as it seeks the solution to a particular problem. Certain traits—including intrinsic motivation, persistence, expertise, nonconformity, and curiosity—can help promote creative thinking.