Types of Memory
- Sensory memory- lasts for one/ two seconds.
- Short-Term memory- lasts for one minute.
- Long-Term memory- lasts for days, months/years.
Here is a small story for you. Read this and improve your memory.
Pinky and Dingy are friends, studying 10th class. One day,they saw a roses seller.
Dingy did not show interest, Pinky purchased a flower. After going home, Pinky watched the beauty of flower and inner parts. She was happy with it and spent half- an -hour time.
Next day, their drawing teacher, unexpectedly, asked to draw a rose flower. Dingy drew it's outer shape only, but Pinky drew, resembles an original flower.
Regarding the rose picture, Dingy's memory is a sensory memory where as Pinky's memory- long-term memory.
Causes for Poor memory
- Continuous reading
- Reading more time
- Disliking subjects
- Disliking teachers
- Tough subjects
- Family problems
- Lack of concentration
- Lack of confidence
- More than one goal
- Head injury
- Vitamin Deficiency
How to Improve Memory
- Listen the lessons with concentration
- Write the running notes
- Revise the topic, number of times
- Practise the meditation
* Wish you a good memory *