5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- selective attention
- opponent process theory
- Extrasensory perception (ESP)
- a Controversial claim that perception can occur apart from sensory input; telepathy, clairvoyance, and precognition
- b small opening in the center of the iris
- c The focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus, like the cocktail effect (notice your name in a crowd)
- d The central focal point in the retina, around which the eye's cones cluster.
- e The theory that opposing retinal processes (red-green Christmas, yellow-blue Michigan, white-black) enable color vision.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Conversion of one form of energy into another. In sensation, the transforming of stimulus energies into neural impulses.
- auditory experience corresponding to the frequency of sound vibrations, resulting in a higher or lower tone
- sense of smell
- Hearing loss caused by damage to the mechanical system that conducts sound waves to the cochlea.
- The innermost part of the ear, containing the cochlea, semicircular canals, and vestibular sacs.
5 True/False questions
middle ear → The chamber between the eardrum and cochlea containing three tiny bones (Hammer, Anvil, and Stirrup) that concentrate the vibrations (conduction) of the eardrum on the cochlea's oval window.
cochlear implant → snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that vibrate; attach the oval window and basilar membrane
Place theory → In hearing, the theory that links the pitch we hear with the place where the cochlea's membrane is stimulated.
monocular cues → depth cues, such as interposition and linear perspective, available to either eye alone.
Herman von Helmholtz → sense of smell