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Ebbinghaus' use of nonsense syllables to study memory led to the discovery that:
the amount remembered depends on the time spent learning
When annesha was asked to memorize a long list of words that included "ship, effort, professor, and inquire" She later recalled these words as "boat, work, teacher, and question. This suggestion that the 4 original words had been encoded:
The use of acronyms to improve ones memory is unfamiliar material best illustrates the value of:
Victoria cant remember Virginias name because she want paying attention when Virginia formally introduced. Victoria's poor memory is best explained in terms of:
When Sperling visually displayed three rows of three letters each for on 1/20th of a second, experimental participant:
had a momentary photographic memory of all nine letters.
By exposing research participants to three rows of three letters each for only a fraction of a second Sperling demonstrated that people have ______ memory:
Damage to the hippocampus would be most likely to interfere with a persons ability to learn:
to ride a bike
Watching a TV soap opera involving marital conflict and divorce led Clarisse to recall several instances which her husband had mistreated her. The effect of the TV program on Clarisse's recall provides an example of:
Cassidy and James had a joyful wedding ceremony. After their painful divorce however, they began to remember the wedding as somewhat hectic, unpleasant, and frightening event. Their recollections best illustrates the nature of:
Christian is embarrassed because she can suddenly not an acquaintances name. Her loss of memory is most likely from:
Answering practice test questions about textbook material you have studied is a useful strategy for:
becoming aware of what you still need to learn
Which of the following explains why Ebbinghaus found the task of learning new lists of nonsense syllables increasingly difficult as his research career progressed? :
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