to edit and comment
a collaborative knowledge base characterizing the state of current thought in Cognitive Science.
Performance of an action in accordance with task demands, enacting a specific overt behavior


action execution

Definition contributed by Anonymous

Asserted relationships to other concepts

Tasks that are asserted to measure response execution

Task Contrast Measure

ideational praxis task
  • number of steps completed correctly

following commands
  • highest level of command correctly performed

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

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

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

object one-back task
  • all

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

single-task weather prediction
  • single task classification learning trials

dual-task weather prediction
  • 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

emotion processing fMRI task paradigm
  • Shapes
  • Faces

Eriksen flanker task
  • congruent correct

  • response time of subject minus response time of controls

nine-hole peg test
  • standard deviation from the mean score

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

emotional regulation task
  • reappraise negative rating