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5 Matching questions

  1. Cocktail Party Effect
  2. Latent Content Of Dreams
  3. Retinal Disparity
  4. Place Theory
  5. Signal Detection
  1. a the study of people's tendencies to make correct judgements, misses and false alarms in detecting the presence of stimuli
  2. b a binocular cue for perceiving depth based on the differences between the images stimulating each eye
  3. c a theory of hearing which states that our perception of sound depends on where each component frequency produces vibrations along the basilar membrane
  4. d the ability (or the difficulty) of focusing one's attention on a single auditory source in a jumble of noises
  5. e refers to hidden meaning represented symbolically in a dream

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. capable of depressing the physiological or psychological activity or response by a chemical agent
  2. a regular sequence of biological processes such as temperature and sleep every 24 hours
  3. the normal brainwave in the electroencephalogram of a person who is awake but relaxed; occurs with a frequency of 8-12 hertz
  4. a condition characterized by suddenly falling asleep or feeling very sleepy during the day
  5. A U.S. neuroscientist noted for his studies of the neural basis of vision

5 True/False questions

  1. Optic Nervethe nerve that transmits information about the odors from the nose to the brain


  2. Perceptual Adaptationthe tendency for perceived objects to give rise to very similar perceptual experiences in spite of wide variations in the conditions of observations


  3. Weber's Lawthe semi-circular and cochlea which form the organs of the balance and hearing and are embedded in the temporal lobe


  4. Hammerthe ossicle attached to the eardrum


  5. Stirrupa tiny U shaped bone that passes vibrations from the anvil to the cochlea


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