ERIC Number: EJ270647
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
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Angiolillo-Bent, Joel S.; Rips, Lance J.
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, v8 n3 p392-406 Jun 1982
Two strings of letters were presented. Subjects were instructed to indicate whether the second string contained the same elements as the first, regardless of position. Reaction time increased with the number of positions that the letters were displaced. Results indicate that order may be an important factor in retrieval from memory. (Author/BW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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