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Saul Sternberg’s Memory Scanning Experiments On each trial, subjects are first visually presented a memory set of from 1 to 6 digits one at a time for about a second each. After a 2-sec delay, there is a warning signal and then a single test digit is presented.
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Unformatted text preview: Subject presses one button if the test digit was in the memory set, the other button if not. Hypotheses : Parallel search (unlimited capacity) Parallel search (limited capacity) Serial search...
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