EUREKA TASK By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 A problem solving task designed to investigate sudden insight into solutions. See aha experience- discontinuity hypothesis. EUREKA TASK: "A eureka task deals with the sudden insights we have into problems." Related Psychology Terms DISCONTINUITY HYPOTHESIS REORGANIZATION PRINCIPLE DISCONTINUITY THEORY DISCRETIONARY TASK TASK SIGNIFICANCE DISJUNCTIVE TASK EXECUTIVE CONTROL STRUCTURES DETOUR PROBLEM TASK-ORIENTED GROUP TASK IDENTITY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EUREKA TASK," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/eureka-task/ (accessed January 23, 2021).