The Effects of Impulsivity and Planning on Memory
Poster Session VIII - Board: VIII-
Saturday, May 29, 2010, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
APS Exhibit Hall
Participants who were rated on a measure of impulsivity were presented words in a survival scenario that required either immediate action or a plan for action. Overall, those scoring low in impulsivity remembered more words, however, this advantage was negated for recall using the immediate context.
Subject Area: Cognitive
Keywords: Human Learning and Memory