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Question 1638

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MCQ▾

Which situations from those given below best explains cognitive map?

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

A dog sits by the window an hour before her owner should return home.

b.

A little girl remembers to get her jacket before leaving for school.

c.

A boy follows his big sister home on his bicycle.

d.

When asked for directions to his job, a man recites them in great detail.

e.

A teacher remembers all the names of her students.

Question 1639

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MCQ▾

What is the major difference between short-term memory (STM) and long-term memory (LTM) ?

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

LTM is unlimited in capacity while STM is not.

b.

LTM holds only episodic memories while STM does not.

c.

LTM depends on neural connections in the limbic system while STM does not.

d.

LTM varies a great deal from one person to another, while STM does not.

e.

LTM comes directly after sensory memory while STM does not.

Question 1640

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MCQ▾

Which of the following does not explain effortful encoding?

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

Maintenance rehearsal

b.

Repetition

c.

Meaningful associations

d.

Chunking

e.

Transferring information from STM to LTM

Question 1641

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MCQ▾

The use of rewards, punishments, and positive reinforcement is part of which branch of psychology?

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

Behavioral

b.

Cognitive

c.

Psychoanalytic

d.

Personality

e.

Social

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