Memory-Basics of Memory (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 40 - 45 of 51

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Question number: 40

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

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

decreased serotonin levels

b.

dis-inhibition.

c.

positive transfer.

d.

increased secretion of the hormone ACTH.

Question number: 41

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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: 42

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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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Choice (4) Response

a.

hippocampus.

b.

cerebral cortex.

c.

engram switching center.

d.

RS.

Question number: 43

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

stores information.

b.

filters all incoming information

c.

decays information.

d.

discards old information.

Question number: 44

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

illusion.

b.

sensation.

c.

icon.

d.

echo.

Question number: 45

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which one of the following is not correct in regard of semantic memory? (June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

It is relatively stable

b.

It is free from acquisition context

c.

It has chunking

d.

There is interference in it

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