5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Phi phenomenon
- taste buds
- middle ear
- optic nerve
- a groups of cells located on the tongue that enable one to recognize different tastes (sweet, sour, bitter, salt)
- b The sense of hearing.
- c Illusion of movement created when two or more adjacent lights blink on and off in quick succession
- d bundle of axons from ganglion cells that carries messages from the eye to the brain
- e The chamber between the eardrum and cochlea containing three tiny bones (Hammer, Anvil, and Stirrup) that concentrate the vibrations (conduction) of the eardrum on the cochlea's oval window.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the light-sensitive inner lining of the back of the eyeball; contains receptor cells (rods/cones)
- Starts with basic sensory information; transduction
- Ernst Weber; the principle that accounts for how one notices the difference threshold for any change must be proportional
- sense of smell
- In hearing, the theory that the rate of nerve impulses traveling up the auditory nerve matches the frequency of a tone, thus enabling us to sense its pitch.
5 True/False questions
perception → the mental process of sorting, identifying, and arranging raw sensory data into meaningful patterns
change blindness →
binoculars cue; visual depth cue; muscles controlling eye movement as the eyes turned inward to view a nearby stimulus
Lens → visual receptor cell; located in retina; respond to varying degrees of light and dark; responsible for night vision and peripheral vision
habituation → the raw data of experience; sensory stimulation; example are eyes only register light energy and ears only register wave energy
fovea → visual receptor cell; located in retina; respond to varying degrees of light and dark; responsible for night vision and peripheral vision