- Illusion of Attention, in which we think we are paying attention when we are not; such as staring straight at a motorcyclist on the road and not recognizing the existence of the vehicle.
- Illusion of Memory, such as being able to accurately recall a very detailed memory, most of which is probably made up by your mind.
- Illusion of Confidence, such as distrusting a doctor who openly consults with reference material, even though such doctors are much better at making accurate diagnoses.
- Illusion of Knowledge, such as thinking you know everything about how a bicycle works but most people cannot draw an accurate, detailed diagram of it.
- Illusion of Causality, in which we falsely attribute some later events to earlier ones simply because they happened in a chronological order.
- Illusion of Brain Capacity, such as playing classical music thinking it will increase our brain power even though it really does not.
Interesting tidbit: talking on the phone leads to driver impairment whether they are hands free or not.