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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. difference threshold
  2. perception
  3. sensory adaptation
  4. fovea
  5. retina
  1. a light-sensitive inner surface of the eye, containing the receptor rods and cones and layers of neurons that begin processing of visual info
  2. b minimum diff. b/w 2 stimuli required for detection 50% of the time
  3. c central focal pt. in retina, around which eye's cones cluster
  4. d the process of interpreting info received from our environment
  5. e diminished sesnitivty as a consequence of constant stimulation

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. nerve cells in the brain that respond to specific features of stimulus, such as shape, angle or movement
  2. retinal receptor cells near the center of the retina and function in daylight; detect fine detail and give rise to color sensations
  3. dimension of color that is determined by the wavelength of light; for example, blue and green as colors
  4. minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulus 50% of the time
  5. study of relationships b/w physical characteristics of stimuli and our psychological experience of them

5 True/False questions

  1. bottom-up processinginfo processing guided by higher-level mental processes; construct perceptions and experience expectations

          

  2. primingactivation usually unconsciously of certain associations, predisposing on'es perception, memory or response

          

  3. optic nervelight-sensitive inner surface of the eye, containing the receptor rods and cones and layers of neurons that begin processing of visual info

          

  4. Weber's lawprinciple that, to be percieved as diff., 2 stimuli must differ by constant minimum percentage

          

  5. intensitythe process by which our sensory receptors receive info from our environment

          

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