Long-Term Memory: Definition, Types & Examples


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Which of the following statements regarding memory is FALSE?

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1. How are procedural memory and declarative memory different?

2. What are the two types of long-term memory?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

There are two types of long-term memory that help us remember different things, and this quiz/worksheet combo will tell you more about them. You will be quizzed on the different characteristics of these types of long-term memory.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to assess your knowledge of:

  • The basic facts surrounding human memory
  • What the two types of long-term memory are
  • Characteristics of implicit and explicit memory
  • Declarative memory

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about how we form and store long-term memories in a different light
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about implicit and explicit memory
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the types of long-term memory

Additional Learning

To learn more about where we store memories for long periods of time, take a look at the lesson called Long Term Memory: Definition, Types & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Discusses what long-term memory is
  • Examines what declarative memory is, and its subtypes
  • Explores procedural memory