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2. What is the FIFO principle?

  • Information is paid attention to
  • Information is passed into the next memory store
  • Information is not encoded and is lost so new information takes its place
  • Information is retrieved from a memory store

3. What is the duration of short term memory

  • 15-20 seconds
  • A fraction of a second
  • A few minutes
  • A lifetime

4. What is the capacity of short term memory?

  • 7+/-2 items
  • Unlimited
  • A fraction

5. How is information encoded into long term memory?

  • Structurally
  • Semantically
  • Acoustically
  • Visually


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