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2. who created the episodic buffer?

  • Atkinson and Shiffrin
  • Baddeley
  • Hue and Ericsson
  • Baddeley and Hitch

3. what is the episodic buffer?

  • integrates the two slave systems and allows new STM info to be integrated with LTM
  • the 'mind's eye' and 'voice'
  • the part of the mind capable of integrating all the slave systems and allocating roles
  • the 'mental hands'

4. What is the evidence against the phonological store?

  • memory of a list of visually presented numbers was disrupted when audio of nonsense words was played that sounded like numbers
  • unfamiliar Chinese symbols could be remembered and recalled later on
  • no effect when testing irrelevant sounds and similar sounding words when the lists to be remembered were auditory
  • phonetically similar sounding lists were more difficult to remember than phonetically different lists - due to novel episodic memories

5. what was the evidence for the visuospatial sketchpad?

  • unfamiliar chinese symbols could be held and remembered later on
  • phonetically similar lists of words were more difficult to remember whn phonetically different words due to novel episodic memories
  • no effect was found when participants were played auditory sound when trying to remember a list
  • participants remembered visually presented numbers while nonsense words were played, this was most effected when nonsense words were like numbers


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