Normative data for 144 compound remote associate problems.

  title={Normative data for 144 compound remote associate problems.},
  author={Edward M. Bowden and Mark Jung-Beeman},
  journal={Behavior research methods, instruments, & computers : a journal of the Psychonomic Society, Inc},
  volume={35 4},
We have developed and tested 144 compound remote associate problems. Across eight experiments, 289 participants were given four time limits (2 sec, 7 sec, 15 sec, or 30 sec) for solving each problem. This paper provides a brief overview of the problems and normative data regarding the percentage of participants solving, and mean time-to-solution for, each problem at each time limit. These normative data can be used in selecting problems on the basis of difficulty or mean time necessary for… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 34 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS

From This Paper

Figures and tables from this paper.
133 Citations
22 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 133 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 22 references

November). fMRI signal at the moment of insight, during insight-like verbal problems. Paper presented at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Kansas City

  • M. J. Beeman, J. Haberman, E. M. Bowden
  • 2002

The Aha! experience and semantic activation in the cerebral hemispheres

  • M. J. Beeman, E. M. Bowden, Haberman, April
  • Poster presented at 9th Annual Meeting of the…
  • 2002

Adult attachment style and cognitive reactions to positive affect : A test of mental categorization and creative problem solving

  • M. Mikulincer, E. Sheffi
  • Motivation & Emotion
  • 2000

Individual differences in problem solving via insight

  • Ansburg, I P.
  • Current Psychology,
  • 2000

Subclinical inclination toward manic-depression and creative performance on the Remote Associates Test

  • E. M. Fodor
  • Personality & Individual Differences,
  • 1999
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…