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Test Your Memory: How Many Words Did You Manage To Remember?

Date April 1, 2019 16:46

Many people occasionally start to experience problems with their memory. It can happen at any age, and when it does, it significantly reduces quality of life. On the other hand, people who are good at memorizing seem real superheroes! Why is it so? 

Test Your Memory: How Many Words Did You Manage To Remember?Test Your Memory: How Many Words Did You Manage To Remember?

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In fact, you can and should train your memory. It won’t get better without your help! If you have noticed problems remembering things, spare at least a few minutes a day for certain exercises. They may be fairly simple, but it doesn’t make them less effective. 

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So, the condition is to look closely at the words, try to memorize them, and then see how many of them you remembered. The resulting number will help determine how good your memory is.

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It is normal for a child to remember 4-5 words at the first try. For an adult, it is 6-7. If you managed to reproduce 9-10 of them at the first try, you have no reason whatsoever to be concerned about your memory. Shall we?

Test Your Memory: How Many Words Did You Manage To Remember?

How many words did you manage to remember? Was it difficult? You can have another go to see if you improve your result!

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And remember, memory is something you can and should develop. Don’t neglect this important skill. Share what you think about the test in the comments! 

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