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Long-Term Memory: Structure Called Recognition Memory

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One topic that I found rather interesting was in chapter 6 Long-term Memory: Structure called Recognition Memory. "Recognition memory is the identification of a stimulus that was encountered earlier." (Goldstein, 2015, p. 158). According to the textbook when measuring recognition memory, where a person will be conferred a motive during a period of time and then again will be conferred the same motive later, as well as other alternatives that the person was not conferred to in the beginning, similar to studying for a multiple-choice exam (Goldstein, 2015, p. 158). I think we all as college students can relate to recognition memory regarding all of the tests, quizzes, papers, and final exams we have to take. When we study for a test we have to
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