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INTRODUCTION TO COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY PSYCHOLOGY 256 Fall 2007 Exam 2 Form A October 19, 2007 1. ________ is responsible for people being able to read words even when the middle letters of the word are scrambled. a. Top-down processing (*) b. Bottom-up processing c. Eye fixation d. Subliminal perception 2. The main problem with the serial exhaustive search model of memory is ______. a. Cocktail party phenomenon b. Homunculus problem (*) c. Single mindedness d. Templates 3. Based on the tracking of eye movements, it was found that a. Inexperienced drivers don't have a good sense of where to look on the road. b. Eye movements tend to reflect people’s interests c. Experienced drivers have a good sense of where to look on the road. d. All of the above. (*) 4. When searching for the letter Q among C's, G's, D's, and O's, it is difficult to find the Q because a. All of the letters have similar features. (*) b. The templates used for this task are similar. c. The letters have different features. d. Gestalt learning. 5. Conrad's experiments on short-term memory revolutionized how reading is taught because the results showed a. Early recall was similar to the stimulus audibly and late recall was similar visually. b. Early recall was similar to the stimulus visually and late recall was similar audibly. (*) c. Early recall and late recall were both similar audibly to the stimulus. d. Early recall and late recall were both similar visually to the stimulus. 1 of 6
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6. According to proactive interference, if given the word list "apple, orange, banana, strawberry, baseball, golf, track, football" which 2 words would be most likely to be remembered. a. apple and football b. strawberry and football c. apple and baseball (*) d. banana and baseball 7. Which group of letters would have the longest reaction time in finding the letter "Q"? a) POCQO
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