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The process by which we organize and interpret sensory information in order to recognize meaningful objects and events is called
damage to a region of the temporal lobe essential to recognizing face results in a condition known as
the effect of prior experience & current expectations on perception best illustrates the importance of
top down processing
an exhausted forest ranger may notice the faintest scent of a forest fire, where as much stronger but less important odors fail to catch her attention. This fact would be the greatest reverence to
signaling detection theory
Some participants in a subliminal persuasion experiment thought that they were receiving subliminal affirmations of their self-esteem when in reality they were receiving subliminal memory-enhancement instructions. These individuals subsequently demonstrated
Those who believe in the value of subliminal audio types would be wrong to claim that
unconsciously processed information is unusually persuasive
some people are better than others at detecting slight variations in the tastes of various blends of coffee. This best illustrates the importance of
If the just-noticeable difference for a 10ounce weight is 1 ounce, the jus notifceable difference for an 80 ounce weight would be ____ ounces
the nerve cells the respond to specific aspects of a visual stimulus, ssh as its shape or its movement are
the ability to simultaneously recognize the color, shape, size, & speed of an oncoming automobile best illustrates
certain stroke victims report seeing nothing when shown a series of sticks, yet they are able to correctly report the sticks are vertical or horizontal. this best illustrates
you are in an unfamiliar setting and your eyes are closed. which of the folioing sounds would be hardest for you to locate correctly
with her eyes closed, Sierra can accurately touch her mouth, nose, and chin with her index finger. Sierra's accuracy illustrates the importance of
experimenters bent a finger slightly backward on the unseen hands of 16 volunteers, while simultaneously severely bending a finger on a visible fake rubber hand. This experiment illustrated the impact of ____ on the volunteers experience of pain
people with persistent arm pain experienced a reduction in pain after receive acupuncture with trick needles that retracted without puncturing the skin. the fake acupuncture treatment could best be described as
if jared watches a nurse give him an injection, he experiences more pain than if he closes his eyes during the procedure and thinks about his favorite food. this illustrates the value of_____for pain control.
the green-colored ham and eggs had such a strange appearance that they tasted terrible to Sam. this illustrates the importance of _________
because the football game was interrupted by a long half time 5 year old mark mistakenly concluded that the first& second halves of play were two different games. HIs experience best illustrates the organizational principle of
the tendency to see complete letters on a neon sign, even though some of the bulbs are burned out, illustrates the principle of
renny knew the red tulip was closer to her than the yellow tulip because the red one cast a larger retinal image than the yellow one. this illustrates importance of the distance cue known as
percieving objects as having consistent shape, size, and color regardless of the angle, distance, and lighting conditions from which we review them is known as
in one experiment preschool children judged french fries as tasting better in a mcdonalds bag rather than a plain white bag. this best illustrates the impact of
when helen noticed her classmates were all wearing expensive designer jeans, she suddenly her own off brand jeans to be very unattractive. this best illustrates the importance of
designing aircraft instrument displays so as to minimize pilot's misperception of flight data would be of most direct interest to
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