Forgetting (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 15 - 19 of 35

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Question number: 15

» Forgetting » Types of Forgetting

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A mail clerk has to rearrange mailboxes in a student dormitory and for a few days has difficulty sorting the mail. This illustrates

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

memory decay.

b.

proactive interference.

c.

relearning.

d.

retroactive interference.

Question number: 16

» Forgetting » Ebbinghaus Forgetting Curve

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As shown by the curve of forgetting, memory loss occurs

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Choice (4) Response

a.

very rapidly at first and then levels off to a slow decline.

b.

not until three to four hours after the learning trial is over.

c.

slowly at first but is essentially complete within one hour.

d.

as learning is still going on.

Question number: 17

» Forgetting » Factors Affecting Forgetting

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Decay

b.

Interference

c.

Retrieval

d.

Motivation

Question number: 18

» Forgetting » Types of Forgetting

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

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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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Which set of following conditions indicate failure of recognition?

1. Associative agnosia

2. Constructional apraxia

3. Prosopagnosia

4. Pure Alexia

5. Ataxia

(June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

2,3 and 5

b.

1,3 and 4

c.

2,3 and 4

d.

1,2 and 5

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