5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- reversible figure
- top down processing
- waterfall illusion
- induced movement
- a a stimulus that you can perceive in more than one way
- b in Gestalt psychology the tendency to perceive objects that are close together as belonging to one group
- c Information processing guided by higher level mental processes, as when we construct perceptions drawing on our experience and expectations.
- d a phenomenon in which prolonged staring at a waterfall and then looking at nearby cliffs causes those cliffs to appear to flow upward.
- e a perception that an object is moving and the background is stationary when in fact the object is stationary and the background is moving
5 Multiple choice questions
- Ability to attend to any one voice among many.
- visual cues that depend on the actions of both eyes
- an approach to psychology that seeks to explain how we perceive overall patterns
- the perception of distance, which enables us to experience the world in three dimension
- the illusion of movement created when two or more stationary lights separated by a short distance flash on and off at regular intervals
5 True/False questions
moon illusion → the apparent difference between the size of the moon at the horizon and its size when viewed higher
similarity → in Gestalt psychology the tendency to perceive objects that are close together as belonging to one group
subliminal perception → the ability of a stimulus to influence our behavior even when it is presented so faintly or briefly or along with such strong distracters that we do not perceive it consciously
visual constancy → the tendency to perceive objects as unchanging in shape, size, and color, despite variations in what actually reaches the retina
stroboscopic movement → a perception that an object is moving and the background is stationary when in fact the object is stationary and the background is moving