4b - Two Types Of Memory
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Most people make a distinction between two types of memory, short term and long term, with short term memory lasting for a period of time under 30 seconds or so, and long term memory which can last forever.
Others think that there is really only one sort of memory and how ?deeply? we remember something depends on how often we use or process strands of information.
The theories behind how our memory works is not really that important; what you need to know is the techniques that can help you.
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