(Last name, first name)
MEMORY PARTICIPATION Names:
Write down a list that would demonstrate
Read list out loud to group.
Have group then take
out paper and write down words that
they remember How many in the group
were consistent with the Serial Position Effect?
Explain the Ebbinghaus
Curve of Forgetting.
How old were
you when you had your first memory? What is your most vivid childhood memory? What emotion do you associate with that memory?
Are long term memories
Give an example of a reintegrative memory.
Give an example
of an episodic memory and a procedural memory.
How are they alike? How are they different?
What is declarative
memory and what type of memory is semantic? Examples:
What is a flashbulb memory? What is a
flashbulb memory for you? Are flashbulb
memories exactly as the incident was?
What is state-dependent
10. Can a
person be regressed back in time, say to
their 5th birthday, to help them recall actual
you have any false memories? Is it
difficult to insert
a false memory in a person?
Explain consolidation and encoding.
13. What type of question could you ask of a person to try to assess if they are in the early stages of
14. Are memory problems normal in the elderly?
15. Write down a number with 4 digits, 5 digits, 6 digits, 7 digits, 8 digits, 9 digits, 10 digits, 11
digits, and 12 digits. Have a different people quiz each other to see how good their short term memory is.
Student 1. ______ out of 12.
Student 2. ______ out of 12
Student 3. ______ out of 12
Student 4. ______ out of 12
Average for group ______ out of 12
What is the normal score for this digit span test?