Lec 12 - memory

Lec 12 - memory - Memory Memory Processes Encoding...

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Memory
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Memory Processes Encoding Processing of information Storage Retention of encoded information Retrieval Accessing stored information Forgetting Memory failure
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Memory Take out a sheet of paper I will ask you a question Write down, in order, all responses that come to mind Ready?
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Memory What are the names of the seven dwarfs in the Disney movie Snow White? How difficult was this? Why? Never learned the names (encoding) Length of time (storage) Distractions (retrieval)
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Memory What are the names of the seven dwarfs in the Disney movie Snow White? Did anyone feel like they knew a name but couldn’t quite recall it? Tip of the tongue phenomenon How many syllables did the name have? What letter did the name begin with? What did the name mean?
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Memory What are the names of the seven dwarfs in the Disney movie Snow White? Look at the order the names are in. Did anyone order by sound? First letter? Meaning? Lazy, Clumsy, Droopy, Grouchy
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Memory What are the names of the seven dwarfs in the Disney movie Snow White? Would you get more right if you had a list of names to choose from?
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Grouchy Gabby Fearful Sleepy Smiley Jumpy Hopeful Shy Droopy Dopey Sniffy Wishful Puffy Dumpy Sneezy Lazy Pop Grumpy Bashful Cheerful Teach Shorty Nifty Happy Doc Wheezy Stubby
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Memory What are the names of the seven dwarfs in the Disney movie Snow White? The names: Sleepy, Dopey, Grumpy, Sneezy, Happy, Doc & Bashful Who got more names correct? Why? Discussion cued or list cued Recall vs. Recognition
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Memory Turn your paper over or fold in half On the half that is blank write down the names of the seven dwarfs. Was this easier than before? Short term memory vs. long term memory
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Memory Parts Sensory Memory Lasts for up to a second Can hold about 12 pieces of information Iconic Memory Echoic Memory I am going to show you a stimulus. After it has disappeared write down all the items you can remember.
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Memory Parts Sensory Memory Lasts for up to a second Can hold about 12 pieces of information Iconic Memory Echoic Memory Working Memory Lasts as long as we are attentive Can hold about 7 pieces of information Allows integration of parts into a single
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Memory Parts Short Term Memory Lasts for 2-3 minutes Can hold about 7 pieces of information Long Term Memory Lasts indefinitely Can hold billions of pieces of information Requires 2-5 years to solidify information
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course PSY 100 taught by Professor All during the Fall '08 term at Colorado State.

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