Recall A measure of memory which involves reproducing information that has been stored in memory with few cues to assist retrieval.
Free Recall Reproducing information from memory in any order, without the assistance of cues. Write down as many Mr. Men characters as possible. Now write down as many of the 7 dwarves as possible.
Serial Recall Reproducing information from memory in the order in which it was presented. Write down the colours of the rainbow in order. Now write down the planets in order from the sun.
Serial Recall Colours of the rainbow: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet Planets from the sun: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune Pluto?
Cued Recall Reproducing information from memory by making use of some kind of aid or hint to assist retrieval. Write a second list of Mr. Men characters with help from images. Then write a second list of the 7 dwarves with help from the first letters of their name.
Mr. Men How many can you recall with the help of visual cues?