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5 Matching questions

  1. Place Theory
  2. Kinesthesis
  3. Vestibular System
  4. Figure Ground Perception
  5. Subliminal Messages
  1. a the sense that provides information about the position and movement of individual body parts
  2. b a theory of hearing which states that our perception of sound depends on where each component frequency produces vibrations along the basilar membrane
  3. c picking out an object from the background of competing objects
  4. d brief auditory or visual messages that are presented below the absolute threshold so that their chances of their perception is less than 50 percent
  5. e three semicircular canals located in the inner ear that provide the sense of balance

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a split in consciousness, which allows some thoughts and behaviors to occur simultaneously with others.
  2. neural adaptation or sensory adaption is a change over time in the responsiveness of the sensory system to a constant stimulus it is usually experienced as a change in the stimulus
  3. the symptoms that occur after a person discontinues the use of a drug to which he or she has become addicted
  4. the process of learning to control bodily states by monitoring the states to be controlled
  5. the tendency to perceive certain objects in the same way regardless of changing angle, distance, or lighting

5 True/False questions

  1. Night TerrorsSleeping disruptions during that occur during the stage 4 of sleep, involving screaming,panic, or confusion that is seldom remembered


  2. Inner earthe semi-circular and cochlea which form the organs of the balance and hearing and are embedded in the temporal lobe


  3. Stirrupvisual receptor cells in the retina that are sensitive to light, but not color, allowing us to see in dim light but to see only black, white, and shades of gray


  4. Cocktail Party Effectthe nerve that carries impulses from the retina to the brain


  5. Hammerthe transparent layer forming the front of the eye