Psychology-B541

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1. What is "storage"

  • The process in which data is changed into another format
  • The process in which information is held, ready to be used at a later date
  • The process of data entry
  • The process of using data after it has been retrived
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2. Define "Deep processing"

  • Coding information for meaning
  • The idea that information is processed through a number of stages
  • Problems associated with retrieving information in storage
  • Problems associated with retriving information in storage

3. Define "Accessibility problems"

  • Problems associated with retriving information in storage
  • Problems associated with information no longer being stored
  • This refers to how long the information lasts in memory
  • This is the fading of information over time until forgotten

4. Define the "Long-term memory"

  • The memory store that has unlimited capacity and unlimited duration, and where information is permanently stored
  • The memory store that has limited capacity and limited duration, and where informstion becomes conscious
  • This is the fading of information over time until it is forgotten
  • The idea that information is processed through a number of stages

5. What is "Displacement"

  • This refers to how long the information lasts in the memory
  • A process in which information is 'shunted out' of storage by new information, and so becomes forgotten
  • This is the fading of information over time until it is forgotten
  • A process that basically involves repeating information so that it stays in storage, either temporarily or permanently

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