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Click to edit Master subtitle style 6/15/11 PSY202 Memory Presentation John Sherrow Saturday, March 26, 2011
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6/15/11 What is long term memory? Long-term memory ( LTM ) is memory that can last as little as a few days or as long as decades. It differs structurally and functionally from working memory or short-term memory, which ostensibly stores items for only around 20–30 seconds. Biologically, short-term memory is a temporary potentiating
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6/15/11 How is information stored into The knowledge we store in LTM affects our perceptions of the world, and influences what information in the environment we attend to. LTM provides the framework to which we attach new knowledge, and its properties have important implications for instructional design continue >
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6/15/11 Long-term m em ory is stored in networks of schemas. "Schemas are
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Unformatted text preview: mental models of the world. Psychologists believe that information in LTM is stored in large, interrelated networks of these schemas, which form intricate knowledge structures. Related schemas are linked together, and 6/15/11 How does information stored in your long-term memory affect your critical thinking Encoding: getting the information in Retaining: avoiding the loss of information (forgetting) Retrieving: Getting the information out there are two main ways of retrieving: recognition and recall continue> 6/15/11 Your critical thinking skills are affected by the information that you can recall from your long term memory to help you solve the problem at hand. The more information that you can recall the easier it is to find a solution....
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This note was uploaded on 06/15/2011 for the course MISC 101 taught by Professor All during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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