Memory - factors affecting

Factors affecting long term and short term memory in terms of capacity, encoding and duration.

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What factors affect capacity in short-term memory?
Influence of long-term memory, reading aloud and rhythmic grouping
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What factors affect duration in short-term memory?
Amount of information to be retained, maintenance rehearsal and deliberate intention to recall
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What factors affect encoding in short-term memory?
The sound of words, other ways of encoding.
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What factors affect duration in long-term memory?
Childhood amnesia, how duration is measured and thorough learning.
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What factors affect encoding in long-term memory?
Acoustic encoding and visual encoding.
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