TB8 B&B Lecture 1; Brain systems for memory

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1. What does patient HMs brain damage coupled with his memory loss suggest about hippocampal function?

  • Patient HMs severe anterograde and slight retrograde damage suggest the hippocampus is crucial for new learning but not for storing old memories
  • Patient HMs severe retrograde and slight anterograde damage for storing old memories but not for new learning
  • Patient HMs severe retrograde and slight anterograde damage suggest the hippocampus is crucial for new learning but not for storing old memories
  • Patient HMs severe anterograde and slight retrograde damage suggest the hippocampus is crucial for storing old memories but not for new learning
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2. Are verbal and visual learning (with concious recollection) impaired in amnesia?

  • True
  • False

3. Which type of memory is largely non concious?

  • Remembering breakfast
  • Riding a bike
  • Getting faster at typing by practice
  • Where Q is on the keyboard

4. What is Korsakoffs syndrome caused by?

  • Vitamin B1 (thiamine) deficiency, alcohol reduces conversion of thiamine into its active form
  • Vitamin C12 (thiamine) deficiency, alcohol reduces conversion of thiamine into its active form
  • Alcohol conversion into vitamins
  • Dehydration, wastage in hippocampal areas

5. What memory does mirror drawing tap?

  • Implicit (non-concious) learning
  • Motor learning
  • Procedural learning
  • STM

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