Memory (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 187 - 192 of 221

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Question number: 187

» Memory » Anterograde vs. Retrograde Amnesia

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Memory problem that people with dementia, including Alzheimer’s, typically have is called: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Anterograde amnesia

b.

Reteroactive amnesia

c.

Reterograde amnesia

d.

Psychogenic amnesia

Question number: 188

» Memory » Basics of Memory

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The definition of memory is that it is an active system that receives, organizes, and

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

stores information.

b.

filters all incoming information

c.

decays information.

d.

discards old information.

Question number: 189

» Memory » Amnesia

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A state that occurs due to brain disease in elderly persons, characterized by deficits in memory, attention, judgment and abstract thought, by changes in personality and sometimes by delusions and disorientation in time or place is known as ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Primary degenerative dementia

b.

Senile dementia

c.

Dementia praecox

d.

All of the above

Question number: 190

» Memory » Basics of Memory

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The image that persists for about one-half second after being seen is a (n)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

illusion.

b.

sensation.

c.

icon.

d.

echo.

Question number: 191

» Memory » Anterograde vs. Retrograde Amnesia

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The inability to recall events preceding an accident involving injuries to the head is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

cognitive blockage.

b.

retrograde amnesia.

c.

prograde amnesia.

d.

motivated forgetting.

Question number: 192

» Memory » Memory Process

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A faint copy of the visual input which persists in the visual sensory register for a few seconds before it gradually decays, is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Visual sensory register

b.

Iconic image

c.

Auditory register

d.

Sensory register

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