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Psych test 3
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The ability to encode, store, and retrieve information over time is called...
____is defined as the process of maintaining information in memory over time
The process of bringing to mind information that has been previously encoded and stored in memory is known as...
Sensory information is kept for a few seconds or less in...
Sensory memory store
Short-term memory can hold...
approximately seven meaningful items
Dave was cramming for a history test...
Activity relating new information to knowledge already in memory is the definition of...
When learning a new word, like "amygdala," Angie will remember it best if she...
Thinks about what the word means
Which type of judgment has research shown to result in better memory for words...
When you are at the supermarket...
In most people, the long-term memory store has...
No known capacity limit
____is the process by which memories become stable in the brain
Scuba divers who attempt to memorize a list of words on a boat will subsequently remember more of those words when tested...
On the boat
Th ability to recall information more efficiently when your are in the same state as when the information was encoded is known as...
Grand Theft Auto
Long-term memory can be broken up into to broad types...
Explicit and implicit
Research by Herman Ebbinghaus and others demonstrated that...
Most forgetting of new information happens soon after the event in question
Anthony is given a list of 20 objects to memorize in order...
Visual imagery encoding
Yo-Yo Ma, left his million dollar cello in the taxi...
When recalling the morning of september 11th, rob can describe great detail...
When a neutral stimulus evokes a response after being paired with a stimulus that naturally evokes a response...
In Pavlov's research, what was the UCS...
In Pavlov's research, what was the UCR...
Salivating upon food presentation
In Pavlov's research, what was the CS...
A tuning fork
In Pavlov's research, what was the CR...
Salivating at the tuning fork
Your friend's mother was always baking ginger-boys in her kitchen...
The phase of classical conditioning in which the CS and the UCS are presented together is called...
Extinction of the CR involves...
Repeated presentation of the CS without the UCS
Which reinforcement schedule has the highest rate of response...
Skinner's approach to the study of learning focused on____and____.
Reinforcement and punishment
A type of learning in which the consequences of an organism's behavior determine whether or not it will be repeated is called...
When something undesirable has been removed...
Reinforces____and punishers____ the future probability of the behavior...
Increase and decrease
In his experiment with little Albert, one of John Watson's goals was to show...
Far can be learned by means of classical conditioning
Pavlov's dogs learned to salivate to a particular tone but not to other similar tones and buzzers. This is called...
____conducted research with cats in puzzle box...
The idea the behaviors followed by a "satisfying state of affairs"...
Thorndike's law of effect
Cancer patient with throw up...
Give them weird tastes in food
A teenager swears at the dinner table...
When something desirable is presented or added upon the occurrence of a behavior...
Molly's mail carrier delivers mail promptly at noon each day...
Toddler has learned that the jack-in-the-box won't operate unless...
When your sister burned herself...
When children observed the adult models being rewarded for being aggressive...
Were even more aggressive to bobo doll
The two dimensions of the multidimensional scaling of emotions are...
Valence and arousal
The James-Lange theory of emotion...
Emotion; physiological activity
Which theory of emotion states that stimulus simultaneously triggers activity in the autonomic nervous system and emotional experience in the brain...
Which brain structure plays a critical role in the appraisal of emotions...
Charles Darwin developed the universality hypothesis, which suggests that...
Emotional expressions have the same meaning for everyone.
According to Abraham Maslow,___ needs are the first to be satisfied, while____ needs are last...
Esteem and safety and security
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