5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Perceptual constancy
- a Perceiving objects as unchanging (having consistent shapes, size, lightness, and color) even as illumination and retinal images change.
- b a chemical messenger that travels across the synapse from one neuron to the next
- c next to thyroid; secretes parathormone; controls level of calcium
- d the "little brain" attached to the rear of the brainstem; it helps coordinate voluntary movement and balance
- e A machine commonly used in attempts to detect lies by measuring several of the physiological responses accompanying emotion (such as perspiration and cardiovascualr and breathing changes).
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the tendency to recall experiences that are consistent with one's current good or bad mood
- the disruptive effect of prior learning on the recall of new information
- Alleviating stress using emotional, cognitive, or behavioral methods.
- Below one's absolute threshold for consciouus awareness.
- Form in the Thymus and other lymphatic tissue and attack cancer cells, viruses, and foreign substances.
5 True/False Questions
somatic → The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system receive and represent stimulus energies from our enviornment
Stress → The process by which we percceive and respond to certain events, that we appraise as threatening or challenging.
Figure ground → The organization of the visual field into objects (the figures) that stand out from their surroundings (the ground)
hypothalamus → limbic system component that regulates hunger, body temperature and other functions. reward center
Frequency → The number of complete wave-lengths that pass a point in a give time (for example, per second).