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Serial Position and von Restorff Effect on Memory Recall

  title={Serial Position and von Restorff Effect on Memory Recall},
  author={S. Fisher},
In lieu of an abstract, below is the first paragraph of the paper. This study tested the von Restorff and Serial Position Effect on memory recall with 28 introductory psychology students at St. John Fisher College. Subjects were tested to see if they would remember the first five words and the last five words of a twenty word PowerPoint presentation. The control group saw all the words in the presentation in a black font; while the experimental group saw the same, they saw the eleventh word in… Expand

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