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Essentials of Psychology

Psychology

Quiz 7 :

Memory

Quiz 7 :

Memory

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____ is the second memory process,in which information is entered and maintained in memory for a period of time.
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The third memory process,which involves recovering stored information from memory so that it can be used is known as ____.
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D

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Up until the late 1950s,the perspective of memory as a single system was largely due to the influence of ____.
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According to the information-processing model,in both computer and human memory,there are three basic processes that information goes through: an input or encoding process,a ____ process,and a retrieval process.
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In the brain,sensory information from our surroundings is transformed into ____ language.
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In Ebbinghaus's memory experiment,the discovery that items near the beginning and the end of a list were more easily remembered than those in the middle is referred to as the ____.
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Daniel has recently memorized the difference between the homophones: piece and peace.This process is known as ____.
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Which of the following refers to the first memory process,in which incoming information is organized and transformed so that it can be entered into memory?
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Because semantic encoding involves the processing of the general,underlying meaning of information,it often ignores the ____ of the information.
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Sofia is participating in a psychology experiment.She is told to memorize various icons that appear on a computer screen.This process is known as ____.
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The increased memory for the first bits of information presented in a string of information is known as the ____.
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The human memory systems that store information for relatively brief time periods are known as ____ and short-term memory.
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With the advent of computer technology in the 1950s,psychologists concluded that human information-processing was similar to ____.
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The encoding of meaning,including the meaning of words is known as ____.
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A Spanish teacher is sounding out the correct pronunciation of the Spanish alphabet.The students are instructed to listen to her intonation.This helps the students memorize the correct pronunciation.This process is known as ____.
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A memory model concerning the sequential processing and use of information,involving encoding,storage,and retrieval is known as ____.
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Who is associated with memory studies involving serial-position effect?
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Nancy is trying to remember what her brother said he wanted for his birthday.She remembers the setting.He was playing a computer game in their father's office.Now she remembers: he wants his favorite group's new CD.Nancy's remembering demonstrates the ____ process.
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Which of the following is not a valid encoding approach?
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Which of the following encoding approaches yield better memories?
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