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You Be the Professor 1 You Be the Professor Amanda White Liberty University
You Be the Professor 2 Repetition in studying has both its advantages and disadvantages when it is used as a primary method. The use of flashcards and rote repetition are both a good use of repetition in the ability to convert short term memories into long term memories. While it is good, it also has its disadvantage of the ability of keeping the information in the long- term memory of the individual. Flashcards or repetition will help to convert things in the individuals short term memory into ones long- term memory. One will also have to take into effect the Ebbinghaus forgetting curve , which allows an individual to remember what is on the card or eve the order of the cards, but if one crams the information from the card into their memory the information will not maintained into ones long -term memory. Another disadvantage to using the flashcards are

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