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Question number: 1

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

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The distortion of memory by adding, dropping, or changing details to fit a schema is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

episodic memory

b.

method of savings

c.

semantic memory

d.

constructive recall

Question number: 2

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

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________ holds relatively small amount of unrehearsed information for brief period of time, usually up to about 20 seconds.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

flashbulb memory

b.

short-term memory

c.

sensory memory

d.

long-term memory

Question number: 3

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

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Kalline was able to remember the number 111 by associating it with Nelson, who happened to have one eye, one arm, and one leg. This expresses which of the following?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Encoding

b.

Memory

c.

Retrieving

d.

Imagery

Question number: 4

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

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The recovery of information from memory is the process of:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

forgetting

b.

amnesia

c.

encoding

d.

retrieval

Question number: 5

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Memory » Memory Construction

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During his English class, Ben is recalls the author of the book, what kind of memory is this?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Constructive

b.

Semantic

c.

Episodic

d.

Long term

Question number: 6

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Memory » Forgetting

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An individual cannot remember events during an immediately following serious airplane crash:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Fractured amnesia

b.

Retrograde amnesia

c.

Anterograde amnesia

d.

Dissociative fugue

Question number: 7

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Memory » Forgetting

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Marry is currently enrolled in an Italian class at her local college. While on spring break, she travels to Italy and is excited to practice her new skills, but when she lands in Italy she faces a lot of trouble. Every time she tries to speak Italian, she comes out with Spanish words. What does this explain?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Proactive interference

b.

Retrograde amnesia

c.

Retroactive interference

d.

Anterograde amnesia

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