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1). Watch the Memory Phenomenon video Retrieved from this link: http://tinyurl.com/2bqr47e and explain how does it support the evolutionary psychological belief that memory is a vital function of survival?

2). Explain how episodic memories can foster learning that contributes to survival. Provide an example

3). Explain how implicit memories can foster learning that contributes to survival. Provide an example

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1) The memory phenomenon video supports the evolutionary psychological belief that memory is a vital function of survival, due to the fact that this video provides information as to the importance of remembering certain situations in reference to their effect on the well-being of individuals. This essentially means that it has been and is very important for human beings to remember dangerous circumstances, situations, places, etc. in order to avoid those situations in order to increase their chances of survival. It is also important for humans and even animals ...

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