Answer

Which of the following statements is true of retrieval cues

a) They are important in helping us remember items stored in long-term memory.
b) They are aids in rote rehearsal in short-term memory.
c) They can be helpful in both long- and short-term memory.
d) They have been recently shown to have little effect on the accessibility of information.


ANS: A, Retrieval cues are important in helping us remember items stored in long-term memory. Think of trying to find your keys and trying to remember where you last saw them. That’s how you would use retrieval cues.