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What is the capacity of short term memory?
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Who found that long term memory encodes semantically?
Baddeley (1966)
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What is the duration of short term memory?
30 seconds
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What is Miller's magic number for short term memory capacity?
7 +-(2)
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Who presented ps with acoustically similar words then acoustically dissimilar words?
Conrad
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Shallice and Warrington in 1974 found a KF patient who only had a problem with which type of memory?
Short term memory with verbal sounds (e.g. words and letters)
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Why is the msm called reductionist?
It is over-simplified and doesn't account for 'flash bulb memories'
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