5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Visual Cliff
- Cannon Bard Theory
- a The theory that an emotion-arousing stimulus simultaneously triggers physiological responses and the subjective experience of emotion.
- b the stalk-like portion of the brain that connects the cerebral hemispheres with the spinal cord; made up of three parts: the midbrain, pons, and medulla
- c a memory measure that assesses the amount of time saved when learning material for a second time
- d A laboratory device for testing depth perception in infants and young animals.
- e natural, opiatelike neurotransmitters linked to pain control and to pleasure
5 Multiple choice questions
- The theory that our experience of emotion is our awareness of our physiological responses to emotion-arousing stimuli.
- a neurotransmitter that enables learning and memory and also triggers muscle contraction
- Retinal receptor cells that are cconcentratednear 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.
- a neurotransmitter that is associated with Parkinson's disease (too little of it) and schizophrenia (too much of it)
- Self-perceived happiness or staisfaction with life. Used along with measures of objective well-being. Example: physical and economic indicators to evaluate people's quality of life.
5 True/False questions
cerebellum → area of the brain responsible for all voluntary activities of the body
Monocular cues → Depth cues, such as retinal disparity, that depend on the use of 2 eyes.
Retinal disparity → The amount of energy in a light or sound wave, which we perceive as brightness or loudness, as determined by the wave's amplitude.
Middle Ear → the process of getting information out of memory storage
echoic memory → a momentary sensory memory of auditory stimuli; if attention is elsewhere, sounds and words can still be recalled within 3 or 4 seconds