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5 Matching questions

  1. iris
  2. Muller-Lyer Illusion
  3. frequency theory
  4. parapsychology
  5. rods
  1. a the study of extranormal psychological events, such as extrasensory perception.
  2. b colored circular muscle that controls the amount of light entering the eye.
  3. c visual receptors for dim light that produce only black and white sensations.
  4. d two equal-length lines tipped with inward or outward pointing V's appear to be of different lengths.
  5. e says that tones up to 4000 hertz are converted to nerve impulses that match the frequency of each tone.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. information arriving from the sense organs creates this.
  2. proposes that pain messages pass through neural "gates" in the spinal cord.
  3. the light-sensitive layer of cells at the back of the eye.
  4. says that higher and lower tones excite specific areas of the cochlea.
  5. sensations produced by the skin, muscles, joints, viscera, and organ of balance.

5 True/False questions

  1. extrasensory perceptionthe purported ability to perceive events in ways that cannot be explained by known capacities of the sensory organs.


  2. frame of referenceinternal standards for judging stimuli.


  3. perceptual learninga readiness to perceive in a particular manner, induced by strong expectations.


  4. accommodationwhen eye has more than one focal point, parts of vision are blurry.


  5. stroboscopic movementillusion of movement in which an object is shown in rapidly changing series of positions.