Working memory is a temporary, effort-demanding store. One of the activities for which working memory is used is to create a more permanent representation of the information in long-term memory.
Give an example of working memory?
Looking up a phone number and holding it in working memory until dialing is completed.
What is a vision-spatial sketchpad?
The visuospatial sketchpad holds information in an analog spatial form while it is being used. These images consist of encoded information that has been brought from the senses or retrieved from long-term memory.
Our ability to maintain information in working memory is limited by what four interrelated aspects?
3. Confusability and Similarity
4. Attention and Similarity
What is the upper limit or the capacity of working memory?
7 ± 2 chunks of information
How many “chunks” are there in the following sequence: FBI CIA USA?