DIGIT SPAN

An attention test to see how many numbers a person is able to remember. There is a forward and backward assessment. Forward measures immediate memory and backward measures working memory.

DIGIT SPAN: "Joe's digit span test was excellent for his age."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DIGIT SPAN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/digit-span/ (accessed October 22, 2020).
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