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1

What are the two types of sensory memory?

Iconic (visual)
Echoic(sound )

2

Working memory

-short term
-limited to 7+or-2
-only last 20-30 sec
-chunking helps us remember things by grouping them together

3

How do you keep things in your working memory?

By repeating them.

4

Long term memory

2 way process that can go back to working memory.
-retrieval can happen which is when you talk things from your long term and put it back into working memory

5

What's anterograde vs. retrograde

Anterograde : forgetting things in the present
-retrograde: forgetting things from your past

6

How do we store our information?

By dreaming

7

What's the stroop effect?

Easier to recognize a color if it is the same color

8

What's the difference between explicit memory and implicit memory?

Explicit: we try to recall these memories. You can declare
Implicit: memories not in our consciousness. You can show but not declare. Ex I can show you how to drive a car

9

What are the two parts of explicit memory?

Episodic : experienced events
-semantic :knowledge and concepts
2. Implicit: procedural: skills and actions
-emotional conditioning

10

What is responsible for fear and other strong emotions ?

Amygalda

11

Who came up with the intelligence test ?

Alfred Birnet made this so people could improve their intelligence. Stanford and other schools use it to categorize people

12

What are the three intelligence ?

Analytical: problem solving
-practical: street smarts and common sense
-creative: imaginative

13

What are the types of memory?

Sensory -> working (short term)-> long term