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5 Matching questions

  1. intensity
  2. optic nerve
  3. hue
  4. absolute threshold
  5. Weber's law
  1. a nerve that carries neural impulses from eye to brain
  2. b minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulus 50% of the time
  3. c dimension of color that is determined by the wavelength of light; for example, blue and green as colors
  4. d principle that, to be percieved as diff., 2 stimuli must differ by constant minimum percentage
  5. e amount of energy in a light or sound wave, which we perceive as brightness or loudness determined by a wave's amplitude

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the process by which our sensory receptors receive info from our environment
  2. below one's absolute threshold for conscious awareness
  3. light-sensitive inner surface of the eye, containing the receptor rods and cones and layers of neurons that begin processing of visual info
  4. info processing guided by higher-level mental processes; construct perceptions and experience expectations
  5. study of relationships b/w physical characteristics of stimuli and our psychological experience of them

5 True/False questions

  1. feature detectorsnerve cells in the brain that respond to specific features of stimulus, such as shape, angle or movement

          

  2. wavelengthdistance from the peak of one light or sound wave to the peak of the next

          

  3. parallel processinginfo processing guided by higher-level mental processes; construct perceptions and experience expectations

          

  4. blind spotamount of energy in a light or sound wave, which we perceive as brightness or loudness determined by a wave's amplitude

          

  5. conescentral focal pt. in retina, around which eye's cones cluster

          

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