False_Memory_Lab - Data summary Type of selected items In...

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Type of selected items Percentage of reports In original list 42.857143 Normal distractor (not in list) 0.0 Special distractor (not in list) 16.666666 Trial-by-trial data Each trial has possible reports of: 7 words 'In list', 8 words 'Not in list' and 1 word as the 'Special distracter'. Trial User ID Special distractor Reported in list Reported normal distractor Reported special distractor 1 Psych256F10-2- 15 sleep 4.0 0.0 0.0 2 Psych256F10-2- 15 chair 1.0 0.0 0.0 3 Psych256F10-2- 15 mountain 3.0 0.0 0.0 4 Psych256F10-2- 15 rough 4.0 0.0 0.0 5 Psych256F10-2- 15 needle 3.0 0.0 1.0 6 Psych256F10-2- 15 sweet 3.0 0.0 0.0 1. How difficult did you find this experiment to be? This experiment was very difficult for me in the sense that my short term memory is very poor. I find it very difficult to recall lists of data and often even forget the names of individuals immediately after being introduced to them. I have trouble with both recall and recognition tasks when they pertain to items that have little contextual meaning to me. 2.
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