CONTINUOUS DISTRACTOR TASK

a challenge of memory retentiveness wherein a constant sequence of objects are displayed- the volunteer is shown one of the objects occasionally which has already been shown, requiring them to remember it but also remember the other objects in the series.

CONTINUOUS DISTRACTOR TASK: "The continuous distractor task can be quite difficult for the average individual, let alone those with impaired memory."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONTINUOUS DISTRACTOR TASK," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/continuous-distractor-task/ (accessed April 6, 2020).
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