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Handout Master 6.3Fill-in-the-Blanks1.1.___Memory_________ is an active system that receives information from the senses,organizes and alters it as it stores it away, and then retrieves the information from storage.2..__Encoding____________ is the set of mental operations that people perform on sensoryinformation to convert that information into a form that is usable in the brain’s storagesystems.3.____Storage_____ is the process of holding onto information for some period of time.4..___Retrieval__ is getting information that is in storage into a form that can be used by theindividual5.The very first stage of memory is called ___sensory_memory___, and it is the point at which6.
7.The rare ability to access a visual memory for 30 seconds or more is called
8.The __echoic_memory_________ is a brief memory of something a person has just heard.9.The memory system in which information is held for brief periods of time while being used and is

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