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The Magical Number Seven, Plus or Minus Two

Index The Magical Number Seven, Plus or Minus Two

"The Magical Number Seven, Plus or Minus Two: Some Limits on Our Capacity for Processing Information" is one of the most highly cited papers in psychology. [1]

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Analytic hierarchy process – leader example

This is a worked-through example showing the use of the analytic hierarchy process (AHP) in a practical decision situation.

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Art of memory

The art of memory (Latin: ars memoriae) is any of a number of loosely associated mnemonic principles and techniques used to organize memory impressions, improve recall, and assist in the combination and 'invention' of ideas.

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Attention economy

Attention economics is an approach to the management of information that treats human attention as a scarce commodity, and applies economic theory to solve various information management problems.

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Baddeley's model of working memory

Alan Baddeley and Graham Hitch proposed a model of working memory in 1974, in an attempt to present a more accurate model of primary memory (often referred to as short-term memory).

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Chunking (psychology)

In cognitive psychology, chunking is a process by which individual pieces of information are bound together into a meaningful whole (Neath & Surprenant, 2003).

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Cognitive dimensions of notations

Cognitive dimensions or cognitive dimensions of notations are design principles for notations, user interfaces and programming languages, described by researchers Thomas R.G. Green and Marian Petre.

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Cognitive load

In cognitive psychology, cognitive load refers to the effort being used in the working memory.

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Cognitive neuroscience

The term cognitive neuroscience was coined by George Armitage Miller and Michael Gazzaniga in year 1976.

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Cognitive psychology

Cognitive psychology is the study of mental processes such as "attention, language use, memory, perception, problem solving, creativity, and thinking".

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Cognitive revolution

The cognitive revolution was an intellectual movement that began in the 1950s as an interdisciplinary study of the mind and its processes, which became known collectively as cognitive science.

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Concept-driven strategy

A concept-driven strategy is a process for formulating strategy that draws on the explanation of how humans inquire provided by linguistic pragmatic philosophy.

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Deaths in July 2012

The following is a list of notable deaths in July 2012.

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Effects of stress on memory

The effects of stress on memory include interference with a person's capacity to encode memory and the ability to retrieve information.

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Encoding (memory)

Memory has the ability to encode, store and recall information.

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Free recall

Free recall is a basic paradigm in the psychological study of memory.

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George Armitage Miller

George Armitage Miller (February 3, 1920 – July 22, 2012) was an American psychologist who was one of the founders of the cognitive psychology field.

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Human multitasking

Human multitasking is an apparent human ability to perform more than one task, or activity, over a short period (1 hour).

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Index of education articles

This is an index of education articles.

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Kemeny–Young method

The Kemeny–Young method is an electoral system that uses preferential ballots and pairwise comparison counts to identify the most popular choices in an election.

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Magic number

Magic number may refer to.

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Memory

Memory is the faculty of the mind by which information is encoded, stored, and retrieved.

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Memory span

In psychology and neuroscience, memory span is the longest list of items that a person can repeat back in correct order immediately after presentation on 50% of all trials.

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Memory sport

Memory sport, sometimes referred to as competitive memory or the mind sport of memory, refers to competitions in which participants attempt to memorize then recall different forms of information, under certain guidelines.

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Miller's law

Miller's law can refer to three different principles.

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Mnemonic

A mnemonic (the first "m" is silent) device, or memory device, is any learning technique that aids information retention or retrieval (remembering) in the human memory.

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Mnemonist

The title mnemonist (derived from the term mnemonic) refers to an individual with the ability to remember and recall unusually long lists of data, such as unfamiliar names, lists of numbers, entries in books, etc.

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Orders of magnitude (numbers)

This list contains selected positive numbers in increasing order, including counts of things, dimensionless quantity and probabilities.

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Quality of life (healthcare)

In general, quality of life (QoL or QOL) is the perceived quality of an individual's daily life, that is, an assessment of their well-being or lack thereof.

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Rule of seven

Rule of seven may refer to.

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Short-term memory

Short-term memory (or "primary" or "active memory") is the capacity for holding, but not manipulating, a small amount of information in mind in an active, readily available state for a short period of time.

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Timeline of psychology

This article is a general timeline of psychology.

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Unconscious communication

Unconscious (or intuitive) communication is the subtle, unintentional, unconscious cues that provide information to another individual.

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Web content lifecycle

The web content lifecycle is the multi-disciplinary and often complex process that web content undergoes as it is managed through various publishing stages.

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Wetware (brain)

Wetware is a term drawn from the computer-related idea of hardware or software, but applied to biological life forms.

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Working memory

Working memory is a cognitive system with a limited capacity that is responsible for temporarily holding information available for processing.

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Yo-yo problem

In software development, the yo-yo problem is an anti-pattern that occurs when a programmer has to read and understand a program whose inheritance graph is so long and complicated that the programmer has to keep flipping between many different class definitions in order to follow the control flow of the program.

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7

7 (seven) is the natural number following 6 and preceding 8.

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7 (disambiguation)

7 is a number, numeral, and glyph.

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8

8 (eight) is the natural number following 7 and preceding 9.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Magical_Number_Seven,_Plus_or_Minus_Two

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