Human Memory Model, Thinking, and Intelligence Essay

2437 Words Apr 16th, 2014 10 Pages
Human Memory Model, Thinking, and Intelligence
Kasia Nlabandian
American Intercontinental University Online

In this week project subject is human memory model, which I’m going to discuss about in my paper about the following step by step. How many memory models and stages of memory a human have, how memory operate, the factors that enhance or impede information that flow in each step of the process, I’m also going to talk about proactive and retroactive interference, how we can counteract, there effects, type of forgetting, how can we improve memory consolidation and how can we retrieve.

Memory, Thinking, and Intelligence
Everyone knows about human memory is what allows us to store memories and use them or
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The second process is storage which keeps or stores memories or informations in human memory and the third process is retrieval which it access information that was encoded than stored in human memory. Sensory memory is the first stage of memory; the environment information will be stored immediate, for a short time, duration is couple second, the capacity is not that large, according to (Dr. Abbott, n.d. para5) we have “memory of vision also called iconic memory” and “audition (hearing) called echoic memory”. The characteristic of sensory memory system (Dr. Abbott, n.d., Para 4, 5) was the following, for iconic memory “Capacity Essentially that of the visual system, Duration: About 0.5 to 1.0 seconds (Sperling)” and “processing no additional of perceptual processing”. Echoic memory, Capacity not conferred, Duration is about 4 to 5 seconds, and processing no additional perceptual processing. Example: I test something 20 years ago and until now I can feel the taste in my mouth. Short term memory is short time storage, limited and temporary stored, paying attention for any information in sensory memory it will transfer to short term memory, according to (Dr. Abbott, n.d. para7) stated the following properties about short term memory, Capacity, Duration and

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