RECENCY EFFECT

A phenomena in memory showing that data presented most recently is remembered more efficiently than other information the subject was exposed to earlier.

RECENCY EFFECT: "The recency effect was showing up on the daily pop quizzes and also on the mid-term."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "RECENCY EFFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/recency-effect/ (accessed June 24, 2018).
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