Take This Memory And Learning Test Quiz!

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Take This Memory And Learning Test Quiz!

A test on Memory and Learning that will assess a student's basic knowledge and understanding of improving the efficiency of memory and gain beneficial learning experiences.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In amnesia, one will most likely retain or remember..
    • A. 

      Name

    • B. 

      Skills

    • C. 

      Family background

    • D. 

      Education

  • 2. 
    Phonological buffer is controlled by..
    • A. 

      Right hemisphere

    • B. 

      Temporal lobe

    • C. 

      Hippocampus

    • D. 

      Left hemisphere

  • 3. 
    George Sperling said that this is the condition wherein most information were retained by the participants..
    • A. 

      Half report

    • B. 

      Partial report

    • C. 

      Whole report

    • D. 

      No report

  • 4. 
    Hippocampus is useful for..
    • A. 

      Recalling names

    • B. 

      Solving problems

    • C. 

      Memorizing a song

    • D. 

      Witnessing a crime

  • 5. 
    Right hemisphere is usually associated with..
    • A. 

      Phonological buffer

    • B. 

      Encoding

    • C. 

      Storage

    • D. 

      Visual-spatial sketchpad

  • 6. 
    If one has no idea of how many of his/her tasks will be rewarded, the schedule of reinforcement used is..
    • A. 

      Variable ratio

    • B. 

      Fixed ratio

    • C. 

      Variable interval

    • D. 

      Fixed interval

  • 7. 
    Pavlov believed that learning is influenced by..
    • A. 

      Punishment

    • B. 

      Extinction

    • C. 

      Schedule of reinforcement

    • D. 

      Paired association

  • 8. 
    Flashbulb memory is unforgettable because..
    • A. 

      The information is rehearsed

    • B. 

      The information is emotionally-charged

    • C. 

      The data is fixed

    • D. 

      The information is important

  • 9. 
    Witnessing an event for a very short period, like witnessing a car accident, may entail the use of..
    • A. 

      Sensory memory

    • B. 

      Working memory

    • C. 

      Short-term memory

    • D. 

      Long-term memory

  • 10. 
    Long-term memory lasts for
    • A. 

      Brief period

    • B. 

      A fraction of a second

    • C. 

      Half a minute

    • D. 

      Lifetime

  • 11. 
    Animal training usually involves..
    • A. 

      Punishment

    • B. 

      Operant conditioning

    • C. 

      Classical conditioning

    • D. 

      Extinction

  • 12. 
    Operant conditioning uses..
    • A. 

      Association

    • B. 

      Memorization

    • C. 

      Reinforcement

    • D. 

      Habit

  • 13. 
    Being exempted from requirements as a form of reward is..
    • A. 

      Ommission training

    • B. 

      Positive reinforcement

    • C. 

      Punishment

    • D. 

      Negative reinforcement

  • 14. 
    If one is trained in driving a left-hand drive vehicle, he/she would have difficulty driving right-hand drive vehicle if this will be introduced to him/her. This shows..
    • A. 

      Retroactive interference

    • B. 

      Context effects

    • C. 

      Anxiety

    • D. 

      Proactive interference

  • 15. 
    The dancers must practice where they would perform because of the..
    • A. 

      Repression

    • B. 

      Proactive interference

    • C. 

      Anxiety

    • D. 

      Context effects

  • 16. 
    Forgetting about a traumatic event is a..
    • A. 

      Context effect

    • B. 

      Anxiety

    • C. 

      Repression

    • D. 

      Interference

  • 17. 
    Chunking means..
    • A. 

      Organizing concepts

    • B. 

      Finding the meaning of the concepts

    • C. 

      Memorization

    • D. 

      Retrieval cues

  • 18. 
    Reinforcement intends to..
    • A. 

      Practice the behavior

    • B. 

      Increase the probability of behavior

    • C. 

      Decrease the probability of behavior

    • D. 

      Extinction

  • 19. 
    Omission training is similar with punishment in terms of..
    • A. 

      Reinforcing the behavior

    • B. 

      Increasing the habit

    • C. 

      Decrease of behavior

    • D. 

      Use of pleasant stimulus

  • 20. 
    A montly salary is an example of..
    • A. 

      Fixed ratio

    • B. 

      Fixed interval

    • C. 

      Variable ratio

    • D. 

      Variable interval

  • 21. 
    Sales business is an example of..
    • A. 

      Fixed ratio

    • B. 

      Fixed interval

    • C. 

      Variable ratio

    • D. 

      Variable interval