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Fundamental Point: Perfect recall in the Partial Report condition indicated that the Entire image  is available in Iconic memory. (see text p.188 and Fig 5.2)  Sensory Memory   ->  Working Memory:  Capacity: 7+/-2 Bits of information  Duration: 5 to 20 seconds  Not passive storage  Heavily involved in comprehension, reasoning and problem solving  Circumventing WM limitation  *it’s the number of bits that seems important, not the size of the bits.  * Chunking into larger “meaningful” bits increases storage capacity  Development of Automatically  Automaticity in skills is developed through extensive practice  March 22, 2011- Four levels of Language  Three Possible relationships between language and thinking (cognition)  1. Jean Paget ( cognition via Language)  2. Linguistic Rlativism Types of Reasoning Inductive: forming a general conclusion from a set of particulars  Deductive” onluding something about a particular on basis of a rule 
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This note was uploaded on 05/25/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 101 taught by Professor Walter during the Winter '11 term at Grand Valley State University.

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