Meta-Cognitive Knowledge

Meta-Cognitive Knowledge
Knowledge of cognition in general as well as awareness and knowledge of one's own cognition.
Strategic knowledge
outlining as a means of capturing the structure of a unit of subject matter in a textbook
Cognitive tasks
knowledge of the different types of tests, cognitive demands of different tasks
Self-knowledge
knowledge that critiquing essays is a personal strength, whereas writing essays is a personal weakness; awareness of one's own knowledge level

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