Introduction to memory

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  • Memory
    • Capacity
      • Encoding
        • Duration
        • Acoustically
        • Semantically
    • Long Term Memory
      • It's possible to lose things from long term memory
        • You can lose memory through processes
          • Decay or interference
  • 2 minutes to a lifetime
  • Long term
  • Retrieval
    • Long term
  • Short Term Memory
    • Memory
      • Capacity
        • Encoding
          • Duration
          • Acoustically
          • Semantically
      • Long Term Memory
        • It's possible to lose things from long term memory
          • You can lose memory through processes
            • Decay or interference
    • Can only hand small amounts of information
    • Digit span technique
      • A way of measure short term memory
  • Rehearsal can increase short term memory
    • Can only hand small amounts of information
  • Digit span technique
    • A way of measure short term memory
  • Information was thought to pass through a fixed sequence
    • Sensory memory>short term>long term

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