Psychology

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Chapter 7 Terms

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Please define each of the terms listed below. Many of these terms are new to you. It will be important to know these for future reference. For an optional assignment (extra credit): create a deck of flash cards or a PowerPoint slide show of all the terms.

 

1.      Memory

2.      episodic memory

3.      flashbulb memory

4.      semantic memory

5.      explicit memory

6.      implicit memory

7.      encoding

8.      storage

9.      maintenance rehearsal

10.  elaborative rehearsal

11.  retrieval

12.  context-dependant memories

13.  state-dependant memories

14.  tip-of-the-tongue phenomenon

15.  sensory memory

16.  iconic memory

17.  eidetic memory

18.  echoic memory

19.  short-term memory

20.  primacy effect

21.  recency effect

22.  chunking

23.  interference

24.  long-term memory

25.  schemas

26.  recognition

27.  recall

28.  relearning

29.  decay

30.  infantile amnesia

31.  anterograde amnesia

32.  retrograde amnesia