5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Classical Conditioning
- a the distance from the peak of one light or sound wave to the peak of the next. Electromagnetic wavelengths vary from the short blips of cosmic rays to the long pulses of radio transmission
- b the study of relationships between the physical characteristics of stimuli , such as their intensity, and our psychological experience with them
- c the process by which the eye's lens changes shape to focus near or far objects on the retina
- d in a language, the smallest distinctive sound unit
- e a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more stimuli and anticipate events
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- two eyes move inward for near objects
- retinal receptor cells that are concentrated near the center of the retina and that function in daylight or in well-lit conditions. The cones detect fine detail and give rise to color sensations.
- father of operant conditioning;Thought everything could be modeled in a Stimulus-response contingency.
- the tendency to think of things only in terms of their usual functions; an impediment to problem solving
- a coiled, bony, fluid-filled tube in the inner ear through which sound waves trigger nerve impulses
5 True/False Questions
Positive reinforcement → increasing behaviors by stopping or reducing negative stimuli, such as shock. Any stimulus that, when removed after a response, strengthens the response.
Nearsightedness → a condition in which nearby objects are seen more clearly than distant objects because distant objects focus in front of the retina
Audition → mental activity associated with processing, understanding, and communicating information
Pupil → a ring of muscle tissue that forms the colored portion of the eye around the pupil and controls the size of the pupil opening
Monocular Cues → retinal receptor cells that are concentrated near the center of the retina and that function in daylight or in well-lit conditions. The cones detect fine detail and give rise to color sensations.