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2. What was the independent variable?

  • Whether verbal labels were heard or not
  • The four conditions of the context - recognising loaf after seeing kitchen (appropriate), recognising mailbox after kitchen (inappropriate, similar), recognising drum after kitchen (inappropriate, different) and no context
  • The type of task

3. What is a perceptual set?

  • The tendency to notice some things more than others.
  • When a participant is given a story to remember
  • When a piece of information is passed from one person to another

4. Strengths of the study

  • Control group used, lots of evidence and findings supported by recent evidence
  • Instructions, inaccurate data did not affect results and time taken to remember each object the same.
  • Done many times and other stories were used.

5. What type of experiment was it?

  • Natural
  • Laboratory
  • Field


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