Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language-Memory (AP Psychology): Questions 8 - 13 of 42

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Question number: 8

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

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What type of memories are formed by amygdala?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Visual

b.

Emotional

c.

Iconic

d.

Factual

Question number: 9

» 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.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

link method

b.

method of loci

c.

rote learning

d.

acronym method

Question number: 10

» 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: 11

» 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: 12

» 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

Question number: 13

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

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When you are totally involved in something and a friend asks you a question. You stop and say, “What did you speak? ” As soon as you say this, you realize you can recall your friend’s exact words. Why do you play back these words?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Echoic memory

b.

Iconic memory

c.

Short-term memory

d.

Sensory memory

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