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The Science of Psychology
The Biological Perspective
Sensation & Perception
Motivation and Emotion
Testing and Intelligence
Treatment of Psychological Disorders
2013-14 Example Starters
When I was a kid...
In the future...
At a concert...
In a world...
If you were raised by wolves...
At a restaurant...
Basically I got in trouble because...
One does not simply...
If you were alone in the world...
When the zombies come...
When you're driving...
When I have kids...
We could test this out...
If we didn't have this...
In a rap battle...
I could use my knowledge of this to predict that...
While studying for my test...
_______ is related to _______ because...
When you are playing call of duty...
Biology, natural selection, and adaptation
Heightened human abilities
The Ninja and His Nemesis
Nature v Nurture
Gina and Tina: Separated Twins
Long-Term Memory (LTM)
Long Term Memory
The third of three memory stages, with the largest capacity and longest duration; LTM stores material organized according to meaning.
Note: The LTM consists of the two subdivisions; declarative memory and procedural memory. LTM can also include
In Your Own Words
Receives information from the working memory and can store it for long periods of time.
Has an unlimited amount of space and it can store information for an unlimited amount of time.
The LTM is where everything we know is stored. We can access the information with relative ease but it also deteriorates over time.
Information that had been stored and perceived as short term memory, but after getting repeated or thought of over time, gets stored in LTM.
information that has been there for a long time, something that hasn't been forgotten
When you are remembering the words of a favorite song from middle school, you are accessing your LTM.
When you are remembering a math solution that you learned years ago, you are accessing your LTM.
Your first memory from childhood is held in your LTM.
Remembering a tragic event that occurred when you were very young.
Remembering your 1st grade teacher because that was your favorite teacher.
When you are remembering when you took your first plane ride because you were really excited, you are accessing your LTM.
One does not simply remember all pieces of information learned within their long term memory, only the most important pieces.
long term memories
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