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Flashcards in Atkinson and Shiffrin: The Multi-Store Model Deck (12):
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Who came up with the Multi-Store Model?

Atkinson and Shiffrin

2

When did Atkinson and Shiffrin come up with the Multi-Store model?

1968

3

what does the Multi-Store Model propose?

memory consists of three stores

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what are the three stores the Multi-Store Model?

Sensory Register
Short Term Memory
Long Term Memory

5

what does information have to do to become a memory?

travel through all the stores

6

Information from your environment initially goes to the...

sensory register

7

how do you pass information form the sensory register to the short term memory?

by paying attention to it

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if information is reversed, it can travel from short term memory to...

long term memory

9

in theory...

information can remain there forever

10

forgetting: sensory memory

spontaneous decay

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forgetting: short term memory

forgetting

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forgetting: long term memory

forgetting