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2. What are the levels of processing?

  • Structural, phonetic and semantic
  • Deep and shallow
  • Short term and long term

3. What was the aim of Peterson and Peterson study investigating the multi-store explanation of memory?

  • To see if rehearsal was necessary to hold information in the short term memory.
  • To provide support for the multi-store explaination of memory
  • To see if the level at which information is processed has an effect on a person's memory

4. Two evaluations about Murdock's study investigating the multi-store explaination of memory are...

  • The extraneous variables weren't controlled easily as it was a lab experiment meaning results were sometimes effected and made incorrect.
  • It was ethical as it had no potential harm, and it was a lab experiment therefore it had a high level of control.
  • It had a small sample size therefore was a good representation of the general population.

5. What is the duration of the sensory memory store?

  • Less than a minute
  • Less than a second
  • unlimited


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