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Unformatted text preview: Long Term Memory Presented to you by: Amanda Wright PSY211 University of Phoenix Online Information is stored into our long term memory by which the three ways we store memories: First in the sensory stage; then in short term memory; and ultimately, for some memories, in longterm memory. [ Important information is gradually transferred from short term memory into longterm memory. The more the information is repeated or used, the more likely it is to eventually end up in longterm memory, or to be "retained." Unlike sensory and shortterm memory, which are limited and decay rapidly, longterm memory can store unlimited amounts of information indefinitely L o n g -t e rm m em o ry i s u su al l y d i v i d ed i n t o t w o t y p es - d ecl a rat i v e (ex p l i c i t ) m em o ry an d p ro ced u ral (i m p l i c i t ) m em o ry . M a in ly , in fo rm a tio n in y o u r lo n g -te rm m e m o ry w ill a ffe c t y o u r c ritic a l th in k in g sk ills in tw o w a y s: 1 . ) R e fle c tio n s o n p a st c ritic a l th in k in g e x p e rie n c e s, w h ic h a llo w y o u to a p p ly th e sa m e p ro c e ss w ith c o n fid e n c e a n d /o r im p ro v e u p o n p a st e x p e rie n c e s, a n d 2 . ) L e a rn e d p ro c e sse s a n d sk ills, w h ic h y o u c a n w o rk to w a rd a p p ly in g b u t y o u m a y n o t b e a s g o o d w ith a s th o se a b o v e . A n e x a m p le o f th is w o u ld b e w h e n I w a s in M id d le S c h o o l I trie d te a c h in g m y s e lf A lg e b ra in s te a d o f p a y in g a tte n tio n in c la s s . I ta u g h t m y s e lf th e w ro n g w a y a n d c o n tin u e d d o in g it th is w a y b e c a u s e th a t is w h a t I th o u g h t w a s rig h t. It to o k m e a re a lly lo n g tim e to le a rn th e rig h t w a y to d o A lg e b ra b e c a u s e o f th is . ...
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