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2. What percentage of words were recalled after a 9 second duration?

  • 60%
  • 30%
  • 80%
  • 50%

3. What percentage of words were recalled after a 18 second duration?

  • 15%
  • 10%
  • 5%
  • 20%

4. How many students were used?

  • 18
  • 30
  • 24
  • 56

5. What did Peterson and Peterson conclude?

  • Recognition was greater for words processed semantically
  • Short term memory lasts no more than 20 seconds and without rehearsal information fades quickly
  • Environment can act as a contextual cue for recall
  • The deeper the processing, the greater the level of recognition

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