|Cognitive process||Cognitive probes|
|Think aloud||How did you go about answering that question?|
Tell me what you are thinking?
I noticed you hesitated before you answered—what were you thinking about?
How easy or difficult did you find this question to answer?
Why do you say that?
|Comprehension||What does the term X mean to you?|
What did you understand by X?
|Retrieval||How did you remember that?|
Did you have a particular time period in mind?
How did you calculate your answer?
|Confidence judgment ||How well do you remember this?|
How sure of your answer are you?
|Response ||How did you feel about answering this question?|
Were you able to find your first answer to the question from the response options shown?