Unformatted text preview: • holding image in mind the icon quickly disappears • compare- visual register took in far more than able to retain for few seconds Visual register • info may disappear even faster-process involved "masking" • info in visual erased in 1/4 sec and replaced by new info • Auditory info fades more slowly than visual • auditory equivalent of icon is echo-lasts several seconds example stress on words in sentence : YOU did it. You DID it. Short Term Memory:Short, and Small Capacity Displacement: event that occurs when short-term memory is holding its maximum and each new item entering short-term memory pushes out an existing item Rehearsal: The act of purposely repeating information to maintain it in short-term memory or to transfer it to long-term memory...
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course PSY 2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Fall '08 term at Broward College.
- Fall '08