PSY 360 Cognitive Psychology
Week 4 Memory Worksheet
University of Phoenix Material
Using the text, Cognition: The Thinking Animal, the University Library, the Internet, and/or other resources, answer the following questions. Your response to each question should be at least 150 words in length.
- What is primary memory? What are the characteristics of primary memory?
- What is the process of memory from perception to retrieval? What happens when the process is compromised?
- Is it possible for memory retrieval to be unreliable? Why or why not? What factors may affect the reliability of one’s memory?