5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- selective attention
- visual acuity
- sensory conflict theory
- visible spectrum
- a the sharpness of visual perception.
- b explains motion sickness as the result of a mismatch between information from vision, the vestibular system, and kinesthesis.
- c the part of the electromagnetic spectrum to which the eyes are sensitive.
- d giving priority to a certain incoming sensory message.
- e taste.
5 Multiple choice questions
- visual receptors for dim light that produce only black and white sensations.
- the minimum amount of physical energy necessary to produce a sensation... ex. tick of watch under quiet conditions, bee wing falling on cheek, drop of perfume in apartment, etc.
- when eye has more than one focal point, parts of vision are blurry.
- a readiness to perceive in a particular manner, induced by strong expectations.
- poor transfer of sounds from the eardrum to the inner ear.
5 True/False questions
extrasensory perception → the purported ability to perceive events in ways that cannot be explained by known capacities of the sensory organs.
perceptual defense → resistance to perceiving threatening or disturbing stimuli.
place theory → the mental process of organizing sensations into meaningful patterns.
somesthetic sense → sensations produced by the skin, muscles, joints, viscera, and organ of balance.
Weber's Law → an area of the retina lacking visual receptors.