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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Magical_Number_Seven,_Plus_or_Minus_Two

"The Magical Number Seven, Plus or Minus Two: Some Limits on Our Capacity for Processing ... Nevertheless, the idea of a "magical number 7" inspired much theorizing, rigorous and less rigorous, ... The number of chunks a human can recall immediately after presentation depends on the .... Behavioral and Brain Sciences.

www.brainrules.net/short-term-memory

The human brain can only hold about seven pieces of information for less than 30 seconds! Which means, your brain can only handle a 7-digit phone number. If you want to extend ... Memories are so volatile that you have to repeat to remember. Improve your ... Many of us have trouble remembering names. If at a party you ...

www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project_ideas/HumBeh_p020.shtml

Are you good at remembering addresses and phone numbers? How many ... Objective. In this experiment, you will test how many digits people can remember.

www.scientificamerican.com/article/what-is-the-memory-capacity

May 1, 2010 ... Can an old head injury suddenly cause detrimental effects much later in life? — Anonymous, via e-mail. Douglas Smith, professor of ...

abcnews.go.com/Technology/brain-memory-magic-number/story?id=9189664

Dec 6, 2009 ... How many numbers can you remember at once? Countless psychological experiments have shown that, on average, the longest sequence a ...

www.livescience.com/2493-mind-limit-4.html

Apr 27, 2008 ... People can only remember three or four things at a time. ... to be about seven items, which is perhaps why telephone numbers are seven digits long ... Many scientists believe that almost all of our experiences are encoded into ...

www.dailygalaxy.com/my_weblog/2008/04/the-limits-of-m.html

Apr 29, 2008 ... ... been discussed for many years; how much, can our mind remember, ... to assume that humans have a fixed number of memory slots in their ...

www.bbc.com/future/story/20150401-whats-the-most-we-can-remember

Apr 2, 2015 ... Is there a limit to the human mind's capacity? (Credit: Getty ... with atypical brains. Many of us struggle to commit a phone number to memory.

www.quora.com/How-many-numbers-can-a-human-remember

The world record for memorizing digits of pi belongs to Chao Lu of China who memorized it to ... How many different human faces can the human brain remember? How many words can a human remember? How many telephone numbers ...

fivethirtyeight.com/features/how-many-people-can-you-remember

Sep 23, 2015 ... But studies haven't tried to determine the exact number of faces people can remember. ... at Colorado State University analyzed human face recognition and ... Using a formula based on brain size, Dunbar estimated that the ...