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Encoding

Acquiring information from the world and storing it in memory.

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Memory

The ability to retain information over time through the processes of encoding, storing, and retrieving.

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Shallow

Encoding for surface features (less successful).

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Deep

And coding for structural relationships and meaning (more successful).

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Storage

Holding onto information for later use.

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Retrieval

Getting information back when it is needed. Two ways to retrieve information.

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Recall

Supplying information in response to a cue or question.

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Recognition

Deciding whether information was encountered before.