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Unformatted text preview: o Make information familiar o Form bizarre unusual or exaggerated mental associations-Keyword method : memory aid; using a familiar word or image to link two items. Ways to improve memory-spaced Practice : alternating study sessions with brief rest periods-Massed Practice : studying for long periods without rest periods-Lack of sleep decreases retention; sleep aids consolidation-Hunger decreases retention-Cognitive interview : technique used to improve memories of eyewitnesses...
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2008 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 231 taught by Professor Allen-harris during the Fall '08 term at Milwaukee Area Technical College.
- Fall '08