Memory Quiz 2

1. How long is information stored in the Long Term Memory?

Up to 30 Seconds

A few minutes

A day

A lifetime


2. What is chunking?

Putting individual pieces of information in a sequence

Grouping small pieces of information together

Practicing a skill

Creating a mental picture


3. Name the process that filters out irrelevant information

Selective Attention

Chaining

Response Selection

Output


4. Which factors effect reaction time?

Age

Weight

Height

Gender

Time of day

Body Heat

Prior Knowledge

Learning of Skills

Genetics


5. Not a function of the Short Term Sensory Store?

Receives stimuli from environment

Passes information to Short Term Memory

Decides upon the skilled action

Selective Attention occurs here