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5 Matching questions

  1. Nearsightedness
  2. Functional Fixedness
  3. Sensation
  4. Cornea
  5. Reinforcer
  1. a the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system receive and represent stimulus energies
  2. b in opereant conditioning, any event that strengthens the behavior that it follows
  3. c a condition in which nearby objects are seen more clearly than distant objects because distant objects focus in front of the retina
  4. d the transparent outer covering of the eye
  5. e the tendency to think of things only in terms of their usual functions; an impediment to problem solving

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. father of operant conditioning;Thought everything could be modeled in a Stimulus-response contingency.
  2. A simple thinking strategy that often allows us to make judgment and solve problems efficiently; usually speedier, but more error-prone than algorithms
  3. in classical conditioning, a stimulus that unconditionally- naturally and automatically- triggers a response
  4. the process of organizing and interpreting sensory information, enabling us to recognize meaningful objects and events
  5. the innermost part of the ear containing the cochlea, semicircular canals, and vestibular sacs

5 True/False questions

  1. Relative Sizethe extent to which a test yields consistent results, as assessed by the consistency of scores on two halves of the test, or retesting


  2. Culturally Deafchannels the sound waves through the auditory canal to the eardrum


  3. Auditionthe sense or act of hearing


  4. Huethe dimension of color that is determined by the wavelength of light; what we know as the color names blue, green, and so forth.


  5. Punishmentthe adjustable opening in the center of the eye through which light enters


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