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Memory Terminology
Temporarily hold data from the senses.
Selectively looking at, listening or felling what we deem to be important.
Grouping information into larger meaningful units for processing in STM
Holds limited information that can be repeated or rehearsed in 1.5 to 2 seconds.
Maintenance rehearsal
Can store vast amount of information for many years.
Memories of events experienced in a specific time and place.
Memories of facts and concepts not linked to a specific time or place.
Memory Terminology
Motor skills and habits.
Learned emotional responses.
Knowing a word but not quite being able to recall it.
Memories deteriorate simply as a result of the passage of time.
Recollection of events from one's life.
People skilled in the use of memory techniques.
Vivid memories of an event and incidents surrounding it.
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Created Nov 24, 2010ReportNominate
Tags:Memory, Psychology, Term, Terminology

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