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Consciously or intentionally engaging cognitive resources in order to achieve a particular end.


mental effort

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Asserted relationships to other concepts

cognitive effort
is a kind of

  • effort
  • cognitive effort
    is a part of

    No associations
    are a kind of
    cognitive effort

    No associations
    are a part of
    cognitive effort

  • attentional effort
  • Tasks that are asserted to measure cognitive effort

    Task Contrast Measure

    imagined movement
    • real task effort minus imagined task effort