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

  • To see if the level at which information is processed has an effect on a person's 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

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

  • 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.
  • The extraneous variables weren't controlled easily as it was a lab experiment meaning results were sometimes effected and made incorrect.

4. A practical application of reconstructive memory is....

  • It explains why two people might remember the same event but completely differently
  • It doesn't explain why two people may have been at the same event but remembered it completely differently

5. Who did the study on levels of processing?

  • Bartlett
  • Underwood and Postman
  • Craik and Tulving
  • Peterson and Peterson


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