Recognition vs Recall: Definitions & Differences - Quiz & Worksheet


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_____ requires minimal depth of processing, and is often very quick and surface-level.

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1. Remembering without any form of aid, or remembering to remember, is known as _____.

2. How do cued recall and free recall differ?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet gauge your understanding of remembering without any form of aid and the functions of memory ranked in order of depth.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these tools to assess your knowledge of:

  • Minimal depth of processing
  • Remembering without any form of aid
  • Remembering with limited aid example
  • Partial aid example
  • Functions of memory ranked in order of depth of processing

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related psychology lesson
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about how different functions of memory are ranked in a different light
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve memory practice problems

Additional Learning

To learn more about memory, review the lesson Recognition vs Recall: Definitions & Differences. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Identify what memory is
  • Review what recognition is and how it requires a minimal amount of level of processing
  • Learn what recall is and how it needs a deeper level of processing
  • Understand the three types of recall