What is a false memory, and how have such memories been shown empirically to occur?
Answer each question in 500 words perfectly.(if it asks for evidence or experiment, please show and demonstrate, explain and discuss the evidence as well)
1. What is working memory? Describe Baddeley’s model of working memory and its functional components,
including the ‘phonological loop,’ the ‘visuo-spatial sketchpad,’ and the ‘central executive.’ Present
experimental evidence that supports this model.
2. What is a false memory, and how have such memories been shown empirically to occur? Explain suggestibility
or leading questions, source misattribution, and the misinformation effect, and provide experimental results
that support the existence of these phenomena.