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Question Set 4Chapter 61.There are many factors that affect if pieces of information go into our long-term memoryor not. One of those things is item strength which includes frequency and recency. Themost time someone repeats a term with definition, the more likely it is that it will storeinto someone’s long-term memory. Another factor is number of associations. Forexample, associating a term and definition with multiple different contexts makes iteasier to remember. These factors can also be used to explain why we don’t alwaysremember things such as what we ate for lunch the previous day. We only eat lunchonce and only in one context, so it doesn’t provide a lot of opportunity forremembering.2.Yes, attention can be taught the same way different skills can be taught. If students are
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