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Passolunghi and Siegel claim that 'children's mathematical difficulties are often explained in terms of working memory deficits' (Journal of Experimental Psychology, 88(4) pp348-367).

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In the course of the investigation, many of the subjects showed very clear and unexpected working memory profiles:

Participant MH showed an extraordinary ability to remember nonsense words after very few trials. In this respect his working memory was functioning at a level well beyond the norm. This participant did, however, have huge problems with the visual-spatial tasks indicating a very specific cognitive impairment.

(Memory in Everyday Life, p45)