Categories of Memory: Sensory & Long-Term


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Sensory memories include:

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1. When you still see an image after closing your eyes, you're utilizing your:

2. A memory that relies on hearing sounds is a(n):

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this worksheet/quiz combo to gauge your knowledge of the different forms of memory. Some forms of memory you will need to familiarize yourself with include long-term memory and sensory memory.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this worksheet and quiz to assess your understanding of:

  • Long-term memory
  • What sensory memory includes
  • The image you see after closing your eyes
  • Type of memory that is used for second-natured tasks

Skills Practiced

You can these tools to test out the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on memory
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding properties of long-term memory
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as long-term memory and sensory memory

Additional Learning

To learn more about the different kinds of memory, check out the lesson titled Categorizing Memory. This lesson can help you:

  • Identify properties of sensory memory
  • Understand the purpose of visual memory
  • Compare and contrast visual memory and echoic memory
  • Determine what procedural memories are