General Psychology Notes.docx - General Psychology Chapter 6 What is Memory Memory is an active system that receives information from the senses

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General Psychology: Chapter 6 What is Memory?
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– will be remembered more efficiently and for a longer period of time. Sensory Memory: Why do people take double takes? 2
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-Conclusion: capacity of STM is about seven items or pieces of information, plus or minus two items- or from five to nine bits of information George Miller wanted to know how much information humans can hold in short-term memory at any one time.
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