5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- divided attention
- size-distance invariance
- just noticeable difference (JND)
- a any noticeable difference in a stimulus.
- b when you must divide your mental effort among tasks.
- c nearsightedness, long eyeball, can't focus on distant objects.
- d farsightedness, eye is too short, nearby objects blurry, faraway objects clear.
- e the strict relationship between the distance an object lies from the eyes and the size of its image.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- ability to see 3D space and accurately judge distances.
- the receptor organ for taste.
- perceptual features that impart information about distance and 3D spaces...two types: monocular/binocular.
- sensations produced by the skin, muscles, joints, viscera, and organ of balance.
- the senses of balance, position in space, and acceleration.
5 True/False Questions
place theory → says that higher and lower tones excite specific areas of the cochlea.
sensory adaptation → a decrease in sensory response to an unchanging stimulus.
difference threshold → 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.
perceptual learning → resistance to perceiving threatening or disturbing stimuli.
stimulation deafness → poor transfer of sounds from the eardrum to the inner ear.