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2/20/08 - Memory is used for several tasks o Recalling childhood memories o Remembering phone numbers o Remembering how to get to a friends house o Aspects of my home o What I ate for lunch yesterday o Information I’m memorizing for a class o Following a story I’m being told - Process o Encoding Storage Retrieval - o Things at beginning of list are easy to remember o Things in middle of list are difficult to remember o Things at the end of the list are easy to remember o Recency Other tasks interfere with recency effect People remember less and less o Primacy - Modal Model(Traditional) o Information Sensory Memory Short term memory(Strengthened by rehearsal) Storage Retrieval - Sensory Memory o Memory is fleeting Icon is unprocessed No vowels/consonants, sound of letter o Masking Items in sensory memory can be erased by new stimulus Length of time - 200 ms-1 s o Echo Lasts longer than visual
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