SERIAL POSITION CURVE

a graphic representation of items remembered as a function of the order they were presented in. Item sat the beginning are remembered best and a U-shaped curve is the result.

SERIAL POSITION CURVE: "Serial position curve is a representation of hiow we remember things in order."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SERIAL POSITION CURVE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/serial-position-curve/ (accessed June 26, 2017).
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