This information gathered for this quiz comes from Psychology 101, Chapter 6: Memory, Intelligence and States of Mind.
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three processes involved in memory include encoding, storage and
can hold approximately 3 to four bits of information in our short term
Nondeclaritive memory includes, among other things,
the memory of factual knowledge such as vocabulary and mathematics.
refers to the phenomenon of new information pushing old information out
of short term memory.
first workable intelligence test was developed by Alfred Binet for the
purpose of testing children entering school.
IQ is said to be between 90 and 109.
intelligence, according to Cattell, refers to factual knowledge similar to
what could be learned in school.
referred to general intelligence as 'g' and specific intelligence as 'g1',
'g2', 'g3', etc..
memory typically only lasts a second or two.
idea that information presented first in a list is easier to remember
because of the recency. effect.