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AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
62 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 5
perception
computational approach
constructivist approach
ecological approach
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
a view of perception taken by those who argue that the percep…
an approach to perception maintaining that humans and other s…
perception
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
computational approach
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
33 terms
AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
33 terms
AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
37 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 5
Classical Conditioning
Ivan Pavlov
Unconditioned Stimulus (UCS)
Unconditioned Response (UCR)
Learning through association... A tendency to connect events tha…
Accidentally discovered classical conditioning
Stimulus that naturally and automatically triggers a response
Unlearned, naturally occurring response to the unconditioned…
Classical Conditioning
Learning through association... A tendency to connect events tha…
Ivan Pavlov
Accidentally discovered classical conditioning
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AP Psychology Chapter 5
absolute threshold
audition
basilar membrane
basket cells
The smallest magnitude of a stimulus that can be detected hal…
the sense of hearing.
One of the membranes that separate the two tubes of the cochl…
Sensory receptor cells at the base of hairs that detect press…
absolute threshold
The smallest magnitude of a stimulus that can be detected hal…
audition
the sense of hearing.
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AP Psychology Chapter 5
Developmental psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
A branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, & so…
The fertilized egg
The developing human organism from about 2 wks after fertiliz…
The developing human organism from 9 wks to birth
Developmental psychology
A branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, & so…
Zygote
The fertilized egg
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AP PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 5
consciousness
circadian rhythm
REM (rapid eye movement) sleep (Parado…
alpha waves
our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
rapid eye movement sleep; a recurring sleep stage during whic…
the relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state (st…
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
circadian rhythm
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5 Sensation
sensation
perception
bottum-up processing
top-down processing
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
process of organizing and interpreting sensory information, e…
analysis that begins with the sense receptors and works up to…
information processing guided by higher-level mental prcesses…
sensation
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
perception
process of organizing and interpreting sensory information, e…
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AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
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AP Psychology: Chapter 5
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-up processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental process,…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5 Bernstein
Perception
Computational Model
Constructivist Approach
Ecological Approach
The process through which people take raw sensations from the…
An approach to perception that focuses on how computations by…
An approach to perception taken by those who argue that the p…
An approach to perception maintaining that humans and other s…
Perception
The process through which people take raw sensations from the…
Computational Model
An approach to perception that focuses on how computations by…
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AP Psychology: Chapter 5
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-up processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental process,…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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AP Psychology - Chapter 5 Vocabulary
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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AP Psychology - Chapter 5
Sensation
Sensory receptors
Transduction
Action Potential
When sensory information is detected by a sensory receptor; p…
specialized neurons that respond to specific types of stimuli.
The conversion from sensory stimulus energy to action potenti…
the rapid change in electric potential that parts of a nerve…
Sensation
When sensory information is detected by a sensory receptor; p…
Sensory receptors
specialized neurons that respond to specific types of stimuli.
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AP PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 5
circadian rhythm
REM sleep
sleep
NREM sleep
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
rapid eye movement sleep; a recurring sleep stage during whic…
periodic, natural loss of consciousness—as distinct from unco…
non-rapid eye movement sleep; encompasses all sleep stages ex…
circadian rhythm
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
REM sleep
rapid eye movement sleep; a recurring sleep stage during whic…
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AP psychology-Chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
non conscious processes
Preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
an interdisciplinary field involving psychology, neurology an…
any brain process that does not involve conscious processing
information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
an interdisciplinary field involving psychology, neurology an…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5 Sensation
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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AP PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 5
consciousness
circadian rhythm
REM (rapid eye movement) sleep (Parado…
alpha waves
our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
rapid eye movement sleep; a recurring sleep stage during whic…
the relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state (st…
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
circadian rhythm
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Consciousness
Cognitive Neuroscience
Non Conscious Process
Mental Rotation
A person's subjective experience of the world and the mind.
A field that attempts to understand the links between cogniti…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
The process of continuously transforming the orientation of a…
Consciousness
A person's subjective experience of the world and the mind.
Cognitive Neuroscience
A field that attempts to understand the links between cogniti…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5
perception
computational approach
constructivist approach
ecological approach
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
a view of perception taken by those who argue that the percep…
an approach to perception maintaining that humans and other s…
perception
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
computational approach
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
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Chapter 5 AP psychology
consciousness
Circadian rythym
REM sleep
Alpha waves
Our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
The biological clock; regular bodily rhythms( for example, of…
Rapid eye movement sleep; a recurring sleep stage during whic…
The relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state.
consciousness
Our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
Circadian rythym
The biological clock; regular bodily rhythms( for example, of…
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Chapter 5 AP Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Fetus
Teratogen
a branch of psych that studies physical, cognitive and social…
the fertilized egg; enters a 2 week period of cell division a…
the developing human organism, from 9 weeks after conception…
"monster maker"; agents such as chemicals and viruses that ca…
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psych that studies physical, cognitive and social…
Zygote
the fertilized egg; enters a 2 week period of cell division a…
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Barron AP Psychology Chapter 5 - Consciousness
circadian rhythm
REM (rapid eye movement) sleep
alpha waves
sleep
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
a recurring sleep stage during which vivid dreams commonly oc…
the relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state. α波
periodic, natural loss of consciousness—as distinct from unco…
circadian rhythm
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
REM (rapid eye movement) sleep
a recurring sleep stage during which vivid dreams commonly oc…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5
Sensation
Perception
Bottom -up processing
Top-down processing
The process by which are sensory receptors and nervous system…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Information processing guided by higher level mental processe…
Sensation
The process by which are sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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AP Psychology - Chapter 5
Consciousness
Cognitive Neuroscience
Nonconscious Processes
Preconscious memories
The process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
An interdisciplinary field that studies the connection betwee…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
Consciousness
The process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
Cognitive Neuroscience
An interdisciplinary field that studies the connection betwee…
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AP Psychology: Chapter 5 Terms
Bottom-up processing
Top-down processing
Absolute threshold
Signal detection theory
Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
The minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulu…
A theory predicting how and when we detect the presence of a…
Bottom-up processing
Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Top-down processing
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
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AP Psychology - Chapter 5
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which we detect physical energy from the envir…
the process by which the brain organizes and interprets senso…
analysis that begins with the sense receptors and works up to…
information guided by higher level mental processes; 'brain'…
sensation
the process by which we detect physical energy from the envir…
perception
the process by which the brain organizes and interprets senso…
62 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 5
perception
computational approach
constructivist approach
ecological approach
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
a view of perception taken by those who argue that the percep…
an approach to perception maintaining that humans and other s…
perception
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
computational approach
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
62 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 5
perception
computational approach
constructivist approach
ecological approach
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
a view of perception taken by those who argue that the percep…
an approach to perception maintaining that humans and other s…
perception
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
computational approach
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5
Perception
Sensation
Computational Approach
Constructionist Approach
analysis of the data
bringing in the data
Our nervous system (brain) works like a computer, you have to…
Experience. You've gained experience, you've gained knowledge…
Perception
analysis of the data
Sensation
bringing in the data
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AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
37 terms
AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
33 terms
AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
37 terms
AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
62 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 5
perception
computational approach
constructivist approach
ecological approach
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
a view of perception taken by those who argue that the percep…
an approach to perception maintaining that humans and other s…
perception
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
computational approach
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
47 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 5
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervious syste…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis the begins with the sense receptors and works up to…
information processing guided by higher-level mental process,…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervious syste…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5
sensation
bottom up sensory interpretation
top down sensory interpretation
perception
the process by which sensory receptors and the nervous system…
sensory -> processing/perception
processing/perception -> sensory
process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, enabling…
sensation
the process by which sensory receptors and the nervous system…
bottom up sensory interpretation
sensory -> processing/perception
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AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
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AP Psychology - Chapter 5
Conscious
Nonconscious
Preconscious
Unconscious
brain process of which we are aware
brain process that does not involve conscious processing (hea…
information that is not currently in consciousness, but can b…
many levels of processing that occur without awareness
Conscious
brain process of which we are aware
Nonconscious
brain process that does not involve conscious processing (hea…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5
Classical Conditioning
Ivan Pavlov
Unconditioned Stimulus (UCS)
Unconditioned Response (UCR)
Learning through association... A tendency to connect events tha…
Accidentally discovered classical conditioning
Stimulus that naturally and automatically triggers a response
Unlearned, naturally occurring response to the unconditioned…
Classical Conditioning
Learning through association... A tendency to connect events tha…
Ivan Pavlov
Accidentally discovered classical conditioning
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AP Psychology Chapter 5
Learning
Conditioning
Ivan Pavlov
Classical Conditioning
A process that produces a relatively enduring change in behav…
Process of learning associations between environmental events…
(St. Petersburg, Russia) Held an experiment where dogs would…
Learning process in which an innate response to a potent stim…
Learning
A process that produces a relatively enduring change in behav…
Conditioning
Process of learning associations between environmental events…
AP Psychology Chapter 5
perception
computational approach
constructivist approach
ecological approach
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
a view of perception taken by those who argue that the percep…
an approach to perception maintaining that humans and other s…
perception
the process through which people take raw sensation from the…
computational approach
an approach to perception that focuses on how computational b…
32 terms
AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
42 terms
Ap Psychology chapter 5 terms
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
Physical, Cognitive, Social change throughout a life span
fertilized egg; 2 week period of rapid cell division, will de…
developing human organism 2 weeks after fertilization to the…
Next 6 weeks, body organs begin to form and function, and by…
Developmental Psychology
Physical, Cognitive, Social change throughout a life span
Zygote
fertilized egg; 2 week period of rapid cell division, will de…
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AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
37 terms
AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
cognitive neuroscience
nonconscious processes
preconscious/subconscious memories
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
Any brain process that does not involve conscious processing,…
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
cognitive neuroscience
the branch of neuroscience that studies the biological founda…
36 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 5
learning
associative learning
classical conditioning
behaviorism
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
the view that psychology (1) should be an objective science t…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
associative learning
learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
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AP Psychology Chapter 5
Interval Schedule
Conditioning
Taste Aversion
Unconditioned Response
a schedule of reinforcement used within operant conditioning
The process of learning associations between environmental ev…
A classically conditioned dislike for and avoidance of a part…
The unlearned, reflexive response that is elicited by and unc…
Interval Schedule
a schedule of reinforcement used within operant conditioning
Conditioning
The process of learning associations between environmental ev…
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AP psychology chapter 5
consciousness
circadian rhythm
REM sleep
Non-REM sleep
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
Internally generated patterns of body functions, including ho…
rapid eye movement sleep, a recurring sleep stage during whic…
Sleep stages 1 through 4, which are marked by an absence of r…
consciousness
the process by which the brain creates a model of internal an…
circadian rhythm
Internally generated patterns of body functions, including ho…
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