Measuring Memory - Usually superior to recall Distractors:...

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Measuring Memory Tip-of-the Tongue (TOT): Feeling that a memory is available but not quite retrievable Feeling of Knowing: The ability to determine if you are likely to remember something Recall: To supply or reproduce memorized information with a minimum of external cues Serial Position Effect Hardest to recall items in the middle of a list Usually easiest to remember last items in a list because they are still in STM Recognition Memory: Ability to correctly identify previously learned material
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Unformatted text preview: Usually superior to recall Distractors: False items included with a correct item Wrong choices on multiple-choice tests False Positive: False sense of recognition Relearning Learning again something that was previously learned Used to measure memory of prior learning Most sensitive measure of memory Savings Score: Amount of time saved when relearning information...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY ps 101 taught by Professor - during the Spring '10 term at Montgomery.

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