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5 Matching questions

  1. iris
  2. psychophysics
  3. accomodation
  4. color consistancy
  5. hue
  1. a the process by which the eye's lens changes shape to focus near or far objects
  2. b perceiving familliar objects as having consistant color, even if changing illimination alter the wave lengths reflected by the object
  3. c the dimension of color that is determined by the wavelength of light
  4. d a ring of muscle tissue that forms the colored portion of the eye around the pupil
  5. e the study of relationships between the physical characteristics of stimuli

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. hearing loss caused by damage to the cochlea's receptor cells or to the auditory nerves
  2. in hearing, the theory that the rate of nerve impulses traveling up the auditory nerve matches the frequency of a tone, thus enabling us to sense its pitch
  3. information processing guided by higher-level mental processes
  4. the light sensitive inner surface of the eye containing the receptor rods and cones plus layers of neurons that begin the process of visual information
  5. the system for sensing the position and movement of individual body parts

5 True/False questions

  1. place theoryin hearing, the theoru that links the pitch we hear with the place where the cochlea's membrane is stimulated

          

  2. intensitythe amount of energy in a light or sound wave

          

  3. nearsightednessthe condition in which far away objects are seen more clearly than near objects

          

  4. primingthe activation, often unconsciously, of certain association,

          

  5. signal detection theoryin hearing, the theory that the rate of nerve impulses traveling up the auditory nerve matches the frequency of a tone, thus enabling us to sense its pitch