Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language-Memory (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 28 - 32 of 42

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Question number: 28

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

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According to Freud, we can forget experiences through ________, the process by which emotionally threatening experiences are banished to the unconscious mind.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

proactive interference

b.

repression

c.

regression

d.

retroactive interference

Question number: 29

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

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Sally was unable to explain fears of spider when asked about it. What does this explain?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Semantic memory, which helps us avoid painful memories

b.

Echoic memory, which holds memories we cannot retrieve

c.

Procedural memory, which holds memories that we are not aware of

d.

Iconic memory, which allows us to forget fear-inducing thoughts

Question number: 30

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

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The sensory memory, known as ________ memory, stores auditory information lasting up to 4 or more seconds.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

echoic

b.

short term memory

c.

iconic

d.

storage

Question number: 31

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

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Tom was drunk and walking home and in the meanwhile he witnessed a crime. When questioned by the police the following day, he could not remember what he saw. After drinking some liquor, Tom remembered the crime. This phenomenon explains which effect?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Short-term memory loss

b.

Hypnotic amnesia

c.

The framing effect

d.

State-dependent memory

Question number: 32

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

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What is memory files that contain related information about a specific topic or category known as?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Nerve cells

b.

Nodes

c.

Networks

d.

Schemas

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