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The selection of one action from a limited set of possible actions.


action selection, motor execution

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response selection
is a kind of

No associations
response selection
is a part of

  • action
  • are a kind of
    response selection

    No associations
    are a part of
    response selection

  • response bias
  • Tasks that are asserted to measure response selection

    Task Contrast Measure

    Motor Selective Stop Signal Task
    • correct stopping

    stimulus selective stop signal task
    • stopping ability

    working memory fMRI task paradigm
    • 2-back Place
    • 2-back Face
    • 2-back Tool
    • 2-back Body
    • 0-back Tool
    • 0-back Body
    • 0-back Face
    • 0-back Place

    social judgment of faces task
    • trustworthiness judgment
    • attractiveness judgment
    • age judgment
    • happiness judgment

    functional localizer fMRI tasks
    • left audio click
    • right video click
    • left video click
    • right audio click

    stop signal task with pseudo word naming
    • go trial

    stop signal task with letter naming
    • Go trial

    object one-back task
    • all

    emotional regulation task
    • reappraise negative rating

    Probabilistic classification task
    • negative feedback
    • positive feedback
    • probabilistic classification trials

    single-task weather prediction
    • single task classification learning trials

    tone counting
    • tone counting probe

    dual-task weather prediction
    • dual-task tone counting probe
    • dual task classification learning trials

    abstract/concrete judgment: bilingual
    • all

    balloon analogue risk task
    • pumps average
    • cash average

    classification probe without feedback
    • classification trials: probabilistic
    • classification trials: deterministic

    deterministic classification
    • deterministic classification trials

    mixed gambles task
    • task minus baseline

    relational processing fMRI task paradigm
    • Relational Processing
    • Matching

    choice reaction time task
    • stimulus

    Eriksen flanker task
    • congruent correct

    conditional stop signal task
    • failed stop-noncritical
    • failed stop-critical
    • go-noncritical
    • successful stop-critical

    emotion processing fMRI task paradigm
    • Faces
    • Shapes

    motor fMRI task paradigm
    • Cue

    social cognition (theory of mind) fMRI task paradigm
    • Random Interaction