- Created by: mint75
- Created on: 26-04-15 20:18
1. What happens easily to memories in STM (MSM model)
- They are sensitive to interruption and displacement due to limited capacity, attention needed.
- They are easily transferred to LTM with attention
- They are easily rehearsed
- They are easily moveable from sensory to LT memory
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2. What did the case study of HM show?
- Evidence for anterograde amnesia
- Different brain regions are important for memory, of which there are different types
- Evidence for retrograde amnesia
- That STM and LTM can be damaged independently
3. Define temporary modality-specific storage
- A basic property of sensory memory, each sense has a seperate store (iconic, haptic etc.)
- Another word for Short term memory (STM)
- How long memories stay in sensory memory (a fraction of a second)
- The duration of memories in storage (STM limited, LTM infinite)
4. What is eyewitness transference?
- The face is familiar, but the situation remembered in is incorrect
- There is familiarity of a face but no real memory
- There is no familiarity and no memory of a face
- A failure to encode faces
5. What is retrograde amnesia?
- The inability as adults to remember information prior to 3 years old, due to incomplete hippocampal development
- Having impaired LTM for past and future events
- The disruption of memories from the past, especially episodic memory
- The inability to form new, explicit long term memories, resulting from hippocampal damage