paired associates

paired as·so·ci·ates

words, syllables, digits, or other items learned in pairs, so that when one is given, its associate is to be recalled.
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Relations involved in vocabulary Type of Relation Example Discriminative Paired Associates [S.
The middle column, discriminative relations, includes relations involving specific stimuli and responses, as found in paired associate learning at a basic level and verbal repertoires at the highest level.
The acquisition and retention of paired associates by good, average, and poor readers.
Paired Associates *: A typical paired-associates task, First and Last Names (French et al.
The team administered nine neuropsychologic tests to the workers, including the Mini-Mental Status Examination (which measures different cognitive components), the Wechsler Paired Associates Test of memory, the Benton Visual Retention Test, the Isaacs Set Test (which measures the ability to quickly generate lists of words in different semantic categories), and the Finger Tapping Test (which assesses motor speed).
The effects of instruction in a paired associates strategy on the information mastery performance of students with learning disabilities.
At this stage participants were trained, using a paired associates learning procedure, to associate stimuli with semantically opposite words.
All except the free recall and paired associates tests were administered with time limits.
The paired associates taught to Group 1 in the first PA episode and to Group 2 in the second consisted of misassociations - new pairings between the names of A samples and B comparisons which were discordant with the trained relations established by MTS training (see Table 1).
The paired associates taught to the A-B group consisted of incompatible associations between the names of A samples and B comparisons, that is, the name of an A stimulus from one potential MTS-trained equivalence class, for example, |A.