[How people process increasing amounts of information as trials go on: reduction of the trade-off between memory and information-processing in the mental resources].

  • Tomomi Yonekawa
  • Published 1991 in
    Shinrigaku kenkyu : The Japanese journal of…


In solving problems in which the amount of memory required increases during the course of solution the subjects would select such strategies as to cope with the deterioration of performance due to the trade-off between the memory load and the information-processing efficiency. To test the above hypothesis 58 graduates and undergraduates were asked to solve… (More)