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memory

how we take in info, store and retrieve it

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long-term memory
-definition
-how much info
-2 types
-flow of info

-relatively permanent
-huge amounts
-1. explicit memory
2. implicit memory
-SM->STM->WM->LTM

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-explicit memory
-definition
-2 types

-deliberate, try to remember
-1. episodic
2. semantic

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episodic
-3 things
-episodic test

-where, when, and what of personal events; autobiographical; time and location dependent
-where did you go on your 1st date

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semantic
-2 things
-semantic test

-knowledge, facts, ideas, concepts; not time and location dependent
-can you name the 1st 5 presidents

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Implicit memory
-definition
-conscious or unconscious
-affected by
-1 type

-remember w/o trying
-unconscious
-prior experience
-procedural memory

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procedural memory
-definition
-automatic or manual?
-ex

-process that involves memory for skills
-automatic
-texting, brushing teeth

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SM

sensory memory

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STM
-what is it

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