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Mental pictures
Encoding of sound
Memory of facts and experiences that one can consciously know
Memory aids that use vivid imagery and/or organizational devices
Processing of information into the memory system
Tendency to recall best the last or first items in a list
Organizing items into familiar, recognizable units
Momentary sensory memory of auditory stimuli
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and retrieval of information
Momentary sensory memory of visual stimuli
Immediate, intial recording of sensory information
Getting information out of memory storage
Attributing the wrong source to an event
Activated memory that holds a few items briefly
Encoding of picture images
Measure of memory in whch the person only needs to identify items previously learned
Disruptive effect of prior learning on the recall of new information
Measure of memory in which the person must retrieve information learned earlier
a clear memory of an emotional moment or event
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Defense mechanism that banishes anxiety arousing thoughts, feelings, or memories from consciousness
Tendency to recall experiences that are consistent with one's current mood
Encoding that requires attention and conscious effort
Measure of memory that assesses the amount of time saved when learning material for a second time
Conscious repetition of information
Unconscious encoding of incidental information
Loss of memory
Increase in synapse's firing potential after brief, rapid stimulation
Disprutive effect of new learning on the recall of old information
Retention independent of conscious recollection
Retention of encoded information over time
Unconscious activation of associations in memory
Brain structure that is located in the limbic system that helps process memories
Eerie sense that 'I've experienced this before!'
Incorporating misleading information into one's memory of an event
Encoding of meaning
Relatively permanent and limitless storehouse
Tendency for distributed study or practice to yield better long term retention

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