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How do people remember?

? Interview a person you feel comfortable asking about their personality and attitudes.

? Submit your Profile Report. For this project you will choose a person who is close to your own age and interview that person to learn more about them. In addition to the interview compare and contrast the responses from your interview with your own responses to the same question. You will report your findings in an informative 1,400- to 1,750-word paper, formatted according to APA guidelines, and containing the following elements:

o Does the interviewee remember information more accurately if he/she observes the behavior being performed or does he/she prefer to read how the behavior is performed?

o Does the interviewee prefer studying in a library, or at home where there are background noises and some distractions?

o Has the person you are interviewing taken the Myers Briggs test? Report the results.

o Does your interviewee feel these results are accurate? Why or why not?

o Which experiences does this person feel contributed most in the development of his/her personality?

o Does this person feel that he/she is self-monitoring in regards to his/her attitudes? How or how not?

o What does the interviewee feel was the strongest influence on his/her attitudes?

o What role does your interviewee feel a person's race, gender, or ethnicity play when forming that person's personality and attitudes?

o Does this person feel he/she is better at tasks when intrinsically motivated or extrinsically motivated?

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Profile Report
? Interview a person you feel comfortable asking about their personality and attitudes.
Interviewee is a 27 y/o white female in graduate school studying to be a Speech pathologist.
? Submit your Profile Report. For this project you will choose a person who is close to your own age and interview that person to learn more about them. In addition to the interview compare and contrast the responses from your interview with your own responses to the same question.

o Does the interviewee remember information more accurately if he/she observes the behavior being performed or does he/she prefer to read how the behavior is performed? Female prefers to observe the behavior being performed. Reports that she learns better visually because she can bring to memory images of what she observed vs. trying to remember something that she read.

o Does the interviewee prefer studying in a library, or at home where there are background noises and some distractions? Female reports that she just wants ...

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How do people remember? Has your interviewee taken the Meyers Briggs IQ test?

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