Retrieval Cues: Definition & Examples


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What is retrieval?

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1. What are retrieval cues?

2. Which of the following statements is not true?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will help you quickly assess what retrieval is and when a memory has been converted into a construct.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Retrieval and retrieval cues
  • Information about retrieval cues
  • Retrieval cue example
  • Term describing when memories have been converted into a construct

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related abnormal psychology lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding information about retrieval cues
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve retrieval cues practice problems

Additional Learning

To learn more about retrieval cues, review the accompanying lesson titled Retrieval Cues: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Review retrieval and retrieval cues
  • Learn how encoded memories work and how they make retrieval easier
  • Recall retrieval failure and the tip-of-the-tongue phenomenon