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Unformatted text preview: sensory modality-Summary o Analog rep – maps Spatial Knowledge-Maps and navigation o Survey knowledge – a birds-eye view often learned from maps Useful for making judgments involving global spatial relations such as judging distance between two objects Fast scanning and measuring o Route knowledge – gained from navigating thru the environment Requires more time but allows people to perform well on tasks that are difficult if the knowledge is learned only from maps...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2011 for the course PSY 0420 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Pittsburgh.
- Spring '08
- Cognitive Psychology