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2. Who designed the Working Memory Model?

  • Baddeley and Hitch
  • Peterson and peterson
  • Atkinson and Shiffrin
  • Money and Erhard

3. What are the components of the WMM?

  • Critical period, Sensory period,
  • Episodic Buffer, Phonological loop, Visio- spatial scratchpad, Central Executive, LTM
  • Switchboard, Mainframe and USB
  • Visual store, Episodic store, Language store, LTM and Central executive

4. What is a type of interference effect?

  • All of them!
  • Learning material of a similar nature in one sitting
  • Retroactive : New info interferes with old
  • Proactive : Old info interferes with new

5. What is a weakness of the WMM?

  • Hard to falsify as may discrepancies can be explained away
  • Explains how mental maths' processing and calculating at the same time is possible
  • Baddeley et al's word length effect and pointer with F study
  • It has been very influential


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