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KIN 315Spring 2008Motor Learning Second Exam KeyPART I: MULTIPLE CHOICE and TRUE/FALSE1.In addition to serving as a temporary storage system, working memory also serves as aD.temporary workspace.2.If you are asked to demonstrate how you tie your shoes, you base your demonstration on knowledge that is stored in long-term memory in theC.procedural memory system.3.In a memory experiment, when informationnotto be recalled is presented afterinformation to be recalled, the experiment is designed to test the effect ofC.retroactive interference.4.The most commonly accepted reason serial discrete motor skills seem to be forgotten more quickly than continuous motor skills is that serial discrete motor skills areD.largely verbal.5.When the context characteristics of the presentation and recall conditions in a memory test are considered, memory performance willA.be better the more similar the two contexts.6.The advantage of fast and accurate visual search while performing a motor skill is that visual search enables the performer toD.anticipate the action required.7.Which of the following effects best describe the results of research concerning the effectiveness of general visual training programs for athletes? These programsB.provide little benefit in terms of performance improvement.8. Studies comparing experts and novices in motor skill performance show thatC. experts focus only on certain aspects of the visual cues9.The study of attention as it relates to the learning and performance of motor skills involves issues related to the simultaneous performance of multiple activities and the selection of relevant information in the performance environment.A. True10.Attention focused on one’s own movements typically leads to better skill performance than attention focused on the intended outcome of the skill.