Consonant Trigram Task
Alternate Names: Brown-Peterson Task, Brown-Peterson ProcedureFREE for use with an Inquisit Lab or Inquisit Web license.
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Consonant Triagram Task
The Consonant Trigram Task, a measure of short term memory recall by Peterson & Peterson (1959)
Duration: 25 minutes
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Search Google Scholar for peer-reviewed, published research using the Inquisit Consonant Trigram Task.
Brown, J. (1958). Some tests of the decay theory of immediate memory. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 10, 12-21.
Peterson, L. R. & Peterson, M. J. (1959). Short-term retention of individual verbal items. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 58, 193–198.