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What are mnemonics?
First letter mnemonics One common mnemonic for remembering lists consists of an easily remembered acronym, or phrase with an acronym that is associated with the list items. [ The idea lends itself well to memorizing hard-to-break passwords as well. For example, to remember the "classic" named colours of the rainbow (Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet), it can be easier for some
people to remember the mnemonics "Roy G. Biv" (a made-up name) instead. Or in reverse "VIBGYOR" pronounced "vib-GYOr". Or easier: Richard Of York Gave Battle In Vain. Another example is an acrostic such as the Zoology mnemonic, used to remember the scientific classification applied in zoology. ]
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Weegy: First letter mnemonics One common mnemonic for remembering lists consists of an easily remembered acronym, or phrase with an acronym that is associated with the list items. [ The idea lends itself well to memorizing hard-to-break passwords as well. For example, to remember the "classic" named colours of the rainbow (Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet), it can be easier for some people to remember the mnemonics "Roy G. Biv" (a made-up name) instead. Or in reverse "VIBGYOR" pronounced "vib-GYOr". Or easier: Richard Of York Gave Battle In Vain. Another example is an acrostic such as the Zoology mnemonic, used to remember the scientific classification applied in zoology. ]
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User: What are mnemonics? A. the number of items you are able to perceive at one time B. memories that you retain, divided into the categories of procedural, episodic, and semantic memory C. techniques to aid the memory, including acronyms, rhymes, or other bits of language that help you remember lists or phrases D. peculiar and unique phrases that cannot be understood from the individual meanings of the words

Weegy: C. memories that you retain, divided into the categories of procedural, episodic, and semantic memory
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Mnemonics is defined as the process or technique of improving or developing the memory.
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mnemonics is a method or system for improving the memory
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