Advanced Psychology - Qp13

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Advanced Psychology - Qp13

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Perception is a passive process.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    When an impression of the past is true we call it memory and when it is false we call it imagination or delusion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Remembering is a passive process in many of the same ways as perception.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    ______ memory is a short-lived but accurate record of sensory information received from the environment.
    • A. 

      Sensory

    • B. 

      Short-term

    • C. 

      Long-term

  • 5. 
    There has been a great deal of research on STM, looking particularly at the different aspects of capacity, duration and coding.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    LTM can include a number of different classes of information, all of which have a profound effect on the quality of human experience.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    It is generally agreed that our capacity for LTM is virtually limited.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The Multi-Store Model is perhaps the most widely accepted theory of memory and it was developed by ______.
    • A. 

      Bower

    • B. 

      Milner

    • C. 

      Atkinson and Shiffrin

    • D. 

      Blakemore

  • 9. 
    Baddeley suggests four components to STM:  (Select three)
    • A. 

      An ‘articulatory loop’ which is our ‘inner voice’

    • B. 

      A ‘primary acoustic store’ which is our ‘inner ear’

    • C. 

      A ‘visuo-spatial scratch pad’ which is our 'external eye’

    • D. 

      A ‘central executive’ which is the part that decides which of the other three components should be given our attention which, as we have already seen, is limited in its capacity.

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