Memory (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 181 - 186 of 221

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Question number: 181

» Memory » Basics of Memory

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Flashbulb memories, which are vivid, lasting images of events associated with personal tragedy, may be produced in part by

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Choice (4) Response

a.

decreased serotonin levels

b.

dis-inhibition.

c.

positive transfer.

d.

increased secretion of the hormone ACTH.

Question number: 182

» Memory » Memory Process

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Rehearsal works best when

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a.

memories are updated or reorganized on the basis of logic, reasoning, or the addition of new information.

b.

it is used to link new information with existing memories and knowledge.

c.

part of a memory is used to reconstruct an entire complex memory.

d.

the information to be remembered is repeated over and over.

Question number: 183

» Memory » Basics of Memory

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________ primarily keeps memories active in short-term memory.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Maintenance rehearsal

b.

Dual memory

c.

Long-term memory

d.

Elaborative rehearsal

Question number: 184

» Memory » Metacognition

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________ involve (s) an ability to manage your own thinking and problem solving.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Metacognitive skills

b.

Experiential intelligence

c.

Frames of mind

d.

Speed of processing

Question number: 185

» Memory » Memory Process

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The fact that many people don’t know which way Lincoln is facing on the penny is probably due to

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a.

displacement.

b.

encoding failure.

c.

cue-dependent forgetting.

d.

interference.

Question number: 186

» Memory » Basics of Memory

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The part of the brain that functions as a “switching station” between the STM and LTM is the

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hippocampus.

b.

cerebral cortex.

c.

engram switching center.

d.

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