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1. which of these is the definition of the primacy effect

  • people that are younger have a smaller memory span than older people
  • information received later in recalled better than earlier information
  • the first information received is recalled better than subsequent information
  • using encoding to put information in the memory store
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2. which three stores are part of the multi-store model of memory

  • long-term, short-term, sensory
  • short term, energy, power
  • energy, power, light
  • energy, long term, sensory

3. how long can information be stored in the short term memory store

  • 5 minutes
  • 1 hour
  • 20-30 minutes
  • 1 day

4. how long can information be stored in the sensory store

  • 10 seconds
  • as long as you are using that sense
  • less than one second
  • 1 minute

5. what is the capacity of the sensory store

  • 1 week
  • 2 days
  • very limited
  • 10 minutes

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