Memory

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Encoding
Altering information so that it can be stored.
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Storage
Holding informaiton in the memory store.
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Retreival
Recovering information from storage.
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Multi-store
Information passes through a number of stores.
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Sensory store
Recieves information from the senses. The duration is less than one second and the capacity is very limited.
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Short-term store
Holds 7+/- 2 pieces of information for less than 1 minute.
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Long-term store
Holds an unlimited amount of information for an unlimited amount of time.
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Recency effect
Information recieved later is recalled
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Storage

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Holding informaiton in the memory store.

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Retreival

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Multi-store

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Card 5

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Sensory store

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