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ANS: C DIF: Moderate REF: 7.1 Memory Is the Result of Brain Activity OBJ: 7.1D NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology | APA Goal 2, Scientific In- quiry and Critical Thinking MSC: Applying 18. Recent research suggests that negative memories may be erased through: a. blocking of re- consolidation. c. schemas. b. lack of sleep. d. fMRI studies. ANS: A DIF: Moderate REF: 7.1 Memory Is the Result of Brain Activity OBJ: 7.1D NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology MSC: Remembering 19. Digitally editing a photograph on a computer is analogous to which memory process? a. spreading activa- tion c. reconsolidation b. elaborative re- hearsal d. retrieval ANS: C DIF: Difficult REF: 7.1 Memory Is the Result of Brain Activity OBJ: 7.1D NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology | APA Goal 2, Scientific In- quiry and Critical Thinking MSC: Analyzing 20. Memory requires attention. If you want to remember something well, it is best to attend to only one thing at a time because: a. attention is lim- ited. c. attention is rela- tively perma- nent. b. attention is un- limited. d. attention waxes and wanes. ANS: A DIF: Easy REF: 7.2 Working Memory Is Active OBJ: 7.2A NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology | APA Goal 2, Scientific In- quiry and Critical Thinking MSC: Understanding
21. Why is memory not a perfect record of everything we see and experience? a. We need to remember details of events. b. It would take up too much of our limited long-term memory storage. c. Attention is limited. d. Neural networks are too limited. ANS: C DIF: Moderate REF: 7.2 Working Memory Is Active OBJ: 7.2A NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology | APA Goal 2, Scientific In- quiry and Critical Thinking MSC: Analyzing 22. Storage in this memory system is brief and represents a sensory experience. a. short-term mem- ory c. sensory memory b. long-term mem- ory d. working memory ANS: C DIF: Easy REF: 7.2 Sensory Memory Is Brief OBJ: 7.2A NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology MSC: Remembering 23. Short-term memory: a. has a limited ca- pacity c. retains informa- tion for up to an hour b. has an unlimited capacity d. lasts a lifetime ANS: A DIF: Easy REF: 7.2 Sensory Memory Is Brief OBJ: 7.2A NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology MSC: Remembering 24. To remember more information, _____ can be used to organize information into meaningful units. a. cognitive maps c. networks of as- sociation b. chunking d. mnemonics ANS: B DIF: Easy REF: 7.2 Working Memory Is Active OBJ: 7.2B NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology MSC: Remembering 25. You see all of a written word simultaneously, but you hear a spoken word over time. The memory that accumulates the sound of a word until it is formed as
a unit is: a. iconic memory. c. working memory. b. sensory memory. d. short-term mem- ory. ANS: B DIF: Easy REF: 7.2 Sensory Memory Is Brief OBJ: 7.2A NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology MSC: Understanding 26. Animation works by presenting still pictures rapidly enough that they merge in iconic memory. How much time can elapse between each successive pic- ture if animation is to work?

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