Psychology in Action Study Set 1

Psychology

Quiz 7 :

Memory

Quiz 7 :

Memory

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Maintenance rehearsal allows us to keep information in ________ memory longer than the typical 30 seconds.
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When you swallow the last bite of a divine piece of chocolate and continue to experience the delightful taste for a bit longer, you are utilizing your ________.
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In the three-stage memory model, which of the following is the CORRECT memory pathway?
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The fact that you can recall what someone said several seconds ago, even if you were absorbed in another task when he or she first said it, is explained by ________ memory.
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The memory system that stores sensory information while it "decides" whether to send it on to LTM is called ________ memory in the traditional memory model.
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In a computer model of memory, ________ would happen at the keyboard, ________ on the monitor, and ________ on the hard drive.
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Yu-Wai just met a woman he feels attracted to.He keeps saying her name over and over to himself to make sure he doesn't forget it.Yu-Wai is using ________ to keep this woman's name in ________ memory.
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With regard to memory, the process of retaining neurally encoded information over time is known as ________.
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Which of the following supports the idea that elaborative rehearsal leads to better recall than maintenance rehearsal?
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The following descriptions are characteristic of ________ memory: information lasts for a few seconds or less, a large but not unlimited storage capacity, and transmission of an accurate but not perfect "image."
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The three storage systems included in the three-stage memory model are ________ memories.
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________ memory refers to the initial memory stage, which holds information from the world around us.It has relatively large capacity, but the duration is only a few seconds.
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The process of repeating information over and over to maintain it in short-term memory is called ________.
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Memory is a ________ process, which means that it includes the organization and shaping of information by processing, storage, and retrieval of information.
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The process of translating information into a neural code or language that will be retained in memory is called ________.
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In sensory memory, the approximate duration of a visual image is about ________, and the approximate duration of auditory echoic memory is up to ________.
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The three steps in memory processing are ________.
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Which of the following are ways that people can improve their elaborative rehearsal skills?
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According to the three-stage memory model, information must first enter ________ memory and then transfer to ________ memory.Finally, it must be moved to ________ memory to be retained for a meaningful length of time.
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The process by which information is encoded, stored, and later retrieved is called ________.
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