Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language (AP Psychology): Questions 17 - 22 of 100

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Question number: 17

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Memory » Improving Memory

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The mnemonic device known as the ________ involves connecting, in sequence, images of items to be memorized, to make them easier to recall.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

link method

b.

method of loci

c.

rote learning

d.

acronym method

Question number: 18

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Memory » Storing & Retaining

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Which part of brain plays major role in memory storage, from STM to LTM?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Thalamus

b.

Hippocampus

c.

Cerebrum

d.

Hypothalamus

Question number: 19

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Language » Structure

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The rules that determine how words in a language can be put together to make sentences are called

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Choice (4) Response
a.

structural semantics.

b.

syntax.

c.

phonemes.

d.

morphemes.

Question number: 20

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Memory » Retrieving & Recalling

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What does maintenance rehearsal involves?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Systematically recalling information

b.

Intentionally repeating information

c.

Recalling the words at the end of a list

d.

Processing iconic memories

Question number: 21

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Thinking & Cognition » Forming Judgments

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Words or ideas representing a class of objects are called

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Choice (4) Response
a.

concepts.

b.

attributes.

c.

thoughts.

d.

abstractions.

Question number: 22

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Memory » Encoding

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After forgetting the combination to several other locks, Tom was trying to remember the combination 19, 20, 9 and he thinks of the year 1929. What is this method to remembering known as?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Elaborate rehearsal

b.

Chunking

c.

Decoding

d.

Short-term memory

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