Memory and Memory Improvement (3:30-4:45 PM)
Professor Brian Cahill (email@example.com) office hours
M 2-3 DM268C-responded to absence email
Research participation or articles (10pts) SONA or articles
SONA due December 4, 2015
Article Critiques due Octobe
January 22, 2014
Review of Article: Inconsistency in serial choice decision and motor reaction times
dissociate in younger and older adults
General Topic: The general topic of this study is choice decision and motor reaction
APA Style Citation: [Dav
February 5, 2014
Review of Article: Music-dependent memory in immediate and delayed word recall
General Topic: Word recall and music.
APA Style Citation: [Bal92]
Topic Details: The article focuses on memory based on music in immediate and
delayed word rec
Memory and the
An experimenter is interesting in the effects of chewing gum on
memory. She devised an experiment in which two groups study
lists of words, one while chewing and one while not. She then
measures how many wo
Which of the following students provides the best
understanding of the concept called elaboration?
a. Harry: Elaboration means that you retrieve an item
from working memory and use it immediately.
b. Jodi: Elabor
The levels-of-processing approach
a. states that we remember material better if
we encode it in terms of sensory characteristics.
b. states that deeper processing of material
usually leads to more permanent retent