PART 1 : ACCESS TO INFORMATION FROM WRITTEN TEXTS ( 60 points ) Read the article below and then answer questions 1-8 . TOTAL RECALL Sixty-year-old Brad Williams from Wisconsin has an astounding memory . Give him any random date in the past , and he will tell you what day of the week it was , what he did that day and even what the weather was like . Mr . Williams’ remarkable ability is known among neuroscientists as hyperthymesia ( from the Greek word “ thymesis” for “ remembering” and “ hyper” for “ excessive” ) . “ People like Brad have a diary-like recall of ordinary , daily events , ” explains neuroscientist Dr . Margaret Evans , who is an expert in the field of hyperthymesia . “ These people can recall almost every moment of their life accurately and effortlessly . ” Hyperthymesia is a fairly recent discovery . This highly unusual condition , also known as HSAM ( highly superior autobiographical memory ) , was first recorded in a well-known medical journal by neuroscientists Parker...  אל הספר
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