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Comparing Short-term Memory to Long-term Memory

These questions are posed:

"How limited is short-term memory when compared to long-term memory? How does this affect our overall consciousness? Is the retention of information conscious or semi-conscious?"

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Solution Summary

This job compares short-term memory to long-term memory in overall consciousness e.g. the limits of short-term memory when compared to long-term memory, the affect on overall consciousness, retention of information as either conscious or semi-conscious, etc. As a result, this job also offers thorough explanations to validate these questions. Extensive research sources are also provided to supplement the assertions.