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5 Matching questions

  1. Signal Detection
  2. Biofeedback
  3. Vestibular System
  4. Eardrum
  5. Illusions
  1. a the process of learning to control bodily states by monitoring the states to be controlled
  2. b three semicircular canals located in the inner ear that provide the sense of balance
  3. c a membrane of the middle ear that vibrates in response to sound waves; the tympanic membrane
  4. d the study of people's tendencies to make correct judgements, misses and false alarms in detecting the presence of stimuli
  5. e perceptions that misrepresent physical stimuli

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a theory of hearing which states that our perception of sound depends on where each component frequency produces vibrations along the basilar membrane
  2. the normal brainwave in the encephalogram of a person in deep dreamless sleep; occurs with high voltage and low frequency. 1 to 4 hertz
  3. the smallest change in a physical stimulus that can be detected half the time
  4. the rate at which something occurs
  5. the reaction of the body and brain to regular drug use, whereby a person needs an increased amount in order to produce the original effect

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. Hallucinogensdrugs that often produce hallucinations

          

  3. Figure Ground Perceptionpicking out an object from the background of competing objects

          

  4. David Hubelthe normal brainwave in the encephalogram of a person in deep dreamless sleep; occurs with high voltage and low frequency. 1 to 4 hertz

          

  5. Sensory Adaptionneural 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