1. What is executive functioning? How does age affect this?
2. Please watch the TED talk at
and let us know what you think.
3 Here is a really interesting video about memory and attention as they are related to eyewitness testimony. I usually show this to my ground general psychology students, but I believe this is beneficial here as well. It is interactive, so be ready.
We already know that eyewitness testimony is generally unreliable, but what about older people as eyewitnesses? Does the reliability go down even more?
4 Please define and differentiate between implicit memory and explicit memory.