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capacity models / resource allocation models (of divided attention)

those models proposing that we have a pool of processing resources that we can allocate according to the demands of the task and environmental factors.

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October 28th 2021

action potential

 the nerveimpulse that travels down the axon andtriggers the release of neurotransmittersintoa synapse.