Memory

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What is Memory Made up of?
Sensory register, Long Term Memory, Short Term Memory
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What is duration?
Duration is how long you can remember something for
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The length of duration in the STM
up to 30 seconds
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The length of duration in the LTM
Up to a lifetime
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Who produced a test to prove duration in the STM
Peterson and Peterson
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What is Capacity?
How much memory can hold
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How Much Can STM Hold?
up to 7+-2digits
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How Much can LTM Hold?
Unlimited Capacity
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Who produced a test to prove capacity in the STM?
Miller
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Who produced a test to prove capacity in the LTM?
Bahrick
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What is encoding?
How the brain stores data
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How does the STM memory store data?
acoustically
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How does the LTM store data?
Semantically
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Who did a test to recall the effects of encoding in STM and LTM
Conrad//////Baddeley
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Who invented the MSM
Atkinson and Shiffrin
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Who invented the WMM
Badderley and Hitch
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What is duration?

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The length of duration in the STM

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The length of duration in the LTM

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