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5 Matching questions

  1. episodic
  2. Gardner
  3. Storage
  4. Spearman
  5. Sensory Memory
  1. a Supports Thurstone's idea that intelligence comes in multiple forms. He notes that brain damage may diminish one type of ability but not others. Proposed eight types of intelligences and speculates about a ninth one — existential intelligence — the ability to ponder about question of life, death and existence.
  2. b describes a type of memory that includes specific events that one has personally experienced
  3. c believed we have one general intelligence (g) and granted that people often have special abilities that stand out; developed factor analysis- a procedure that identifies clusters of related items
  4. d maintaining information in memory
  5. e Briefly holds information for the senses

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. "morphine within"--natural, opiatelike neurotransmitters linked to pain control and to pleasure.
  2. transfering information into a form that can be stored in memory
  3. is kept for up to 2 seconds
  4. a measure of memory in which the person need only identify items previously learned, as on a multiple-choice test
  5. a general intellectual ability assumed by many theorists to underlie specific mental abilities and talents

5 True/False questions

  1. negative punishmentincreasing behaviors by presenting positive stimuli, such as food. A positive reinforcer is any stimulus that, when presented after a response, strengthens the response.


  2. depressantsdrugs (such as alcohol, barbiturates, and opiates) that reduce neural activity and slow body functions


  3. TolmanHe believed learning happened regardless of reinforcement and Normal learning produces a cognitive map of the environment


  4. BanduraA system of communication through the use of speech, a collection of sounds understood by a group of people to have the same meaning.


  5. visual informationis kept for up to 2 seconds


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