Forgetting (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 17 - 22 of 35

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Question number: 17

» Forgetting » Factors Affecting Forgetting

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Question

We forget because learning new things interferes with our memory of what we learned earlier, is example of ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Decay

b.

Interference

c.

Retrieval

d.

Motivation

Question number: 18

» Forgetting » Types of Forgetting

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Question

When new learning disrupts the ability to recall past, stored information, ________ has been said to occur.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

retroactive interference

b.

retrograde amnesia

c.

dis-inhibition

d.

proactive interference

Question number: 19

» Forgetting » Types of Forgetting

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Which set of following conditions indicate failure of recognition?

1. Associative agnosia

2. Constructional apraxia

3. Prosopagnosia

4. Pure Alexia

5. Ataxia

(June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2, 3 and 5

b.

1, 3 and 4

c.

2, 3 and 4

d.

1, 2 and 5

Question number: 20

» Forgetting » Ebbinghaus Forgetting Curve

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Question

________ is known for memorizing nonsense syllables and plotting a curve of forgetting.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Loftus

b.

Ebbinghaus

c.

Mnemonic

d.

luria

Question number: 21

» Forgetting » Ebbinghaus Forgetting Curve

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Question

The Ebbinghaus curve of forgetting shows that forgetting is most rapid

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

a few months after learning.

b.

one hour after learning.

c.

after one week.

d.

immediately after learning.

Question number: 22

» Forgetting » Theories of Forgetting

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

According to interference theory of forgetting, forgetting is caused due to the intervening task which occurs between original task and its recall

Reason (Ꭱ)

The intervening task weaken the memory trace

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

c.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

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