coding, capacity and duration of memory

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The format in which information is stored in the various memory stores
coding
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the amount of information that can be held in a memory store
capacity
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the limited-capacity memory store. coding is mainly acoustic, capacity is between 5 and 9 items, duration is between 18 and 30 seconds
STM
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the permanent memory store. coding is mainly semantic, it has unlimited capacity and can store memories for up to a lifetime
LTM
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who researched coding?
Baddeley
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who researched digit span in capacity?
Jacobs
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who researched span of memory and chunking?
Miller
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who researched duration of STM?
Peterson
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who researched duration of LTM?
Bahrick
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the amount of information that can be held in a memory store

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the limited-capacity memory store. coding is mainly acoustic, capacity is between 5 and 9 items, duration is between 18 and 30 seconds

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the permanent memory store. coding is mainly semantic, it has unlimited capacity and can store memories for up to a lifetime

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who researched coding?

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