Memory- psychology-UNIT 1

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What are the three basic processes in memory?
Encoding, Storage and Retrieval
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The meaning of retrieval in psychology is?
Getting information back from storage
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What is the duration of the sensory memory store?
Less than a second
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What was the aim of Peterson and Peterson study investigating the multi-store explanation of memory?
To see if rehearsal was necessary to hold information in the short term memory.
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What are the levels of processing?
Structural, phonetic and semantic
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Who did the study on levels of processing?
Craik and Tulving
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What do we call knowledge we already know?
Schemas
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Two evaluations about Murdock's study investigating the multi-store explaination of memory are...
It was ethical as it had no potential harm, and it was a lab experiment therefore it had a high level of control.
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A practical application of reconstructive memory is....
It explains why two people might remember the same event but completely differently
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