How Memory Functions

Review Questions

________ is another name for short-term memory.

  1. sensory memory
  2. episodic memory
  3. working memory
  4. implicit memory

Hint:

C

The storage capacity of long-term memory is ________.

  1. one or two bits of information
  2. seven bits, plus or minus two
  3. limited
  4. essentially limitless

Hint:

D

The three functions of memory are ________.

  1. automatic processing, effortful processing, and storage
  2. encoding, processing, and storage
  3. automatic processing, effortful processing, and retrieval
  4. encoding, storage, and retrieval

Hint:

D