Forgetting (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 20 - 24 of 35

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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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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

Question number: 23

» Forgetting » Theories of Forgetting

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Question

According to the interference theory of forgetting,

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

cues present at the time of learning interfere with memory retrieval.

b.

new learning can inhibit the retrieval of stored memory, and vice-versa.

c.

forgetting is directly related to the complexity and meaningfulness of the incoming information.

d.

memory capacity is limited so that when new information is brought in, older memories must be removed.

Question number: 24

» Forgetting » Factors Affecting Forgetting

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Psychologists generally use the term ________ to refer to the apparent loss of information already encoded and stored in long term memory.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Learning

b.

Memory

c.

Remembering

d.

Forgetting

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