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Improve Your Memory, Sixth Edition by Ron Fry

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Chapter 11. Test Your Progress

As promised, I’m going to give you a chance to prove to yourself how much you’ve learned. If you’ve studied the contents of this book thoroughly and have made an effort to put some of its advice to work, you should score much higher now than you did on the quiz in Chapter 2.

Test 1: The Mnemonic Alphabet

Study this number for 30 seconds. Then cover it up and replicate as much as you can, taking only another 20 seconds or so.

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Test 2: A Better Vocabulary

Here are a number of obscure vocabulary words and their meanings. Study them for no more than three minutes, then answer the questions that follow.

Folia

A wild Portuguese carnival dance

Hypaspist

A shield bearer

Inlier

A rock outcropping surrounded by younger ...

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