Forgetting (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 6 - 10 of 35

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Question number: 6

» Forgetting » Strength of Memory

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Question

The study method known as ________ requires that students spread out the memorization of information or the learning of a motor skill over several sessions.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

massed practice

b.

cramming

c.

distributed practice

d.

flashbulb memory

Question number: 7

» Forgetting » Ebbinghaus Forgetting Curve

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Question

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: 8

» Forgetting » Ebbinghaus Forgetting Curve

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Question

What is retrograde amnesia?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Memory loss without any specific cause

b.

Memory loss for events that have occurred before and after the incident

c.

Memory loss that occurs from childbirth

d.

Memory loss for events that have occurred before the time of the incident

Question number: 9

» Forgetting » Ebbinghaus Forgetting Curve

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Question

Susie finished a semester of beginning Spanish, and is now unable to easily recall the French she learned in high school. Her forgetting is likely due to:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

regression

b.

repression

c.

retroactive interference

d.

decay

Question number: 10

» Forgetting » Types of Forgetting

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Question

Memory interference resulting from activities that came after the events, we are trying to remember is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Retroactive interference

b.

Interference

c.

Proactive interference

d.

All of the above

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