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Pyschology Chapter 5 and 6
Learning
Pavlovian Conditioning
Unconditioned Response
Conditioned Response
After exposure to something, we are able to do something we c…
Learning
After exposure to something, we are able to do something we c…
Pavlovian Conditioning
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Pyschology Chapter 5
Chemical/ Electrical
Sensation
Perception
Wave Length
Your knowledge of the world, both external and internal, come…
The patter of electrical activity in the brain is experienced…
The organization of sensory information into meaningful stimu…
The perception of color corresponds to the _________ of light.
Chemical/ Electrical
Your knowledge of the world, both external and internal, come…
Sensation
The patter of electrical activity in the brain is experienced…
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pyschology learning chapter 5
classical conditioning
unconditioned stimulus
unconditioned response
neutral stimulus
learning to make an involuntary (reflex) response to a stimul…
a naturally occuring stimulus that leads to an involuntary (r…
an involuntary (reflex) response to a naturally occuring or u…
stimulus that has no effect on the desired response
classical conditioning
learning to make an involuntary (reflex) response to a stimul…
unconditioned stimulus
a naturally occuring stimulus that leads to an involuntary (r…
Pyschology Chapter 5
Chemical/ Electrical
Sensation
Perception
Wave Length
Your knowledge of the world, both external and internal, come…
The patter of electrical activity in the brain is experienced…
The organization of sensory information into meaningful stimu…
The perception of color corresponds to the _________ of light.
Chemical/ Electrical
Your knowledge of the world, both external and internal, come…
Sensation
The patter of electrical activity in the brain is experienced…
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Chapter 5 Pyschology
Consciousness
Construct
Preconscious
Nonconscious
Awareness
A concept used to talk about something we cannot see, touch,…
Reservoir of unacceptable thoughts of which we are unaware
Descriptive of bodily processes
Consciousness
Awareness
Construct
A concept used to talk about something we cannot see, touch,…
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Chapter 5 Pyschology Terms
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 sense receptors and works up to…
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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Chapter 5 Pyschology Terms
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 sense receptors and works up to…
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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Pyschology chapter 5
Cannabis
Latent content
Psychochroactive drugs
Nightmares
the hemp plant from which marijuana, hashish, and THC are der…
according to Freud, the hidden or disguised meaning of the ev…
chemical substances that modify mental, emotional, or behavio…
anxiety-arousing dreams that lead to awakening, usually from…
Cannabis
the hemp plant from which marijuana, hashish, and THC are der…
Latent content
according to Freud, the hidden or disguised meaning of the ev…
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Chapter 5 Pyschology
Sensation
Perception
Sensory Adaptation
Top Down Processing
sense organs receive and transmit info.
brain processing and interpreting info.
diminishing sensitivity to an unchanging stimulus.
sensory motor to light to exiting knowledge, concept, ideas,…
Sensation
sense organs receive and transmit info.
Perception
brain processing and interpreting info.
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Pyschology chapter 5
Transduction
Olfactory Nerve
Gate Control Theory
Parapsychology
(genetics) the process of transfering genetic material from o…
the nerve that carries smell impulses from the nose to the br…
Peripheral nerve fibers can have their input modified at the…
the study of paranormal phenomena, including ESP and psychoki…
Transduction
(genetics) the process of transfering genetic material from o…
Olfactory Nerve
the nerve that carries smell impulses from the nose to the br…
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CHAPTER 5 PYSCHOLOGY
Which response can be classically cond…
Juan feels nauseous every time he eats…
John B. Watson was successful in condi…
Ivan Pavlov discovered classical condi…
Fear
Taste aversion
Fear
Digestion
Which response can be classically cond…
Fear
Juan feels nauseous every time he eats…
Taste aversion
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pyschology chapter 5 voc
learning
Ivan Pavlov
classical conditioning
unconditioned stimulus
any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
discovered classical conditioning; trained dogs to salivate a…
A test subject develops a response to a previously neutral st…
in classical conditioning, a stimulus that unconditionally-na…
learning
any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Ivan Pavlov
discovered classical conditioning; trained dogs to salivate a…
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Pyschology Chapter 5
Backward Conditioning
Behavior Analysis
Behavior Analyst
Behaviorism
UCS presented first and NS follows
The area of psychology that focuses on the environmental dete…
Scientists who approach the study of behavior from the perspe…
An approach to psychology that emphasizes the study of observ…
Backward Conditioning
UCS presented first and NS follows
Behavior Analysis
The area of psychology that focuses on the environmental dete…
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Pyschology Chapter 5
Consciousness
phenomenology
problem of other minds
What are the 4 basic properties of con…
a person's subjective experience of the world and the mind
how things seem to the conscious person in their understandin…
the fundamental difficulty we have in perceiving the consciou…
intentionality, unity, selectivity and transience
Consciousness
a person's subjective experience of the world and the mind
phenomenology
how things seem to the conscious person in their understandin…
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Pyschology Chapter 5
Detoxification
Hallucinogen
Consciousness
Selective Attention
removal of harmful substances from the body
drugs that produce hallucinations
awareness of things inside and out of ourselves
focus your attention on one thing and blocking out others, su…
Detoxification
removal of harmful substances from the body
Hallucinogen
drugs that produce hallucinations
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Pyschology Chapter 5
Consciousness
Consciousness includes four components
The Electroencephalograph (EEG)
Brain wave traces
deals with our sensing of both the world around us and our se…
Awareness of external events, awareness of internal sensation…
Recording brain activity from the scalp ... Insert gel into the…
vary in amplitude and frequency ... Rhythmic fashion, slow and f…
Consciousness
deals with our sensing of both the world around us and our se…
Consciousness includes four components
Awareness of external events, awareness of internal sensation…
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Pyschology Chapter 5
consciousness
selective attention
preconscious
unconscious
awareness of things inside and outside ourselves
focusing on a particular stimulus
descriptive of info. that is not conscious but is retrievable…
info. stored but is unavailable to awareness under most circu…
consciousness
awareness of things inside and outside ourselves
selective attention
focusing on a particular stimulus
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Chapter 5 Pyschology
After a person takes a substance for a…
What are the five levels of consciousn…
This level of consciousness is sometim…
This level of sleep is where your most…
Addiction
Nonconsciousness, preconscious, unconscious, conscious, alter…
Unconscious
REM sleep
After a person takes a substance for a…
Addiction
What are the five levels of consciousn…
Nonconsciousness, preconscious, unconscious, conscious, alter…
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Pyschology (chapter5)
Clasical Conditioning
uncondtioned stimulus
unconditoned response
Conditoned stimlus
Learning to make reflex response to stimulus other than the o…
Naturally occuring stimulus that causes involuntary response
an involuntary response to a naturally occurring or unconditi…
when a stimulus causes a larned reflex when paired with a unc…
Clasical Conditioning
Learning to make reflex response to stimulus other than the o…
uncondtioned stimulus
Naturally occuring stimulus that causes involuntary response
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Pyschology Chapter 5
Consciousness
Selective attention
Preconscious
Unconscious
Means the awareness of the things that are both inside and ou…
Focusing on a particular stimulus
Descriptive of information that is not conscious but is retri…
According to Freud, a reservoir of mostly unacceptable though…
Consciousness
Means the awareness of the things that are both inside and ou…
Selective attention
Focusing on a particular stimulus
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Pyschology Chapter 5 Review
What is memory?
How does our memory differ from the me…
How do we access our memories?
What is the first step of memory?
system that encodes, stores, and retrieves information
our memory converts stimuli into meaningful patterns and then…
we reconstruct; start with fragments of situations and recons…
encoding
What is memory?
system that encodes, stores, and retrieves information
How does our memory differ from the me…
our memory converts stimuli into meaningful patterns and then…
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Pyschology Chapter 5
Conciousness
Intentionality?
Unity?
Selectivity?
Persons subjective experience of the world and the mind
being directed toward and object
resistance to division-- all five senses into one unified con…
Capacity to include some objects but not others
Conciousness
Persons subjective experience of the world and the mind
Intentionality?
being directed toward and object
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pyschology chapter 5+6
Development
Lifespan development
Physical development
Social development
changes that occur over time
changes that occur from birth through to and including old age
Changes in the body and its various systems, such as brain an…
Changes in an individual's relationship with other people and…
Development
changes that occur over time
Lifespan development
changes that occur from birth through to and including old age
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Abnormal pyschology chapter 5
health psychology
behavioral medicine
post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
stressors
the effects of stress and other psychological factors in the…
approach to physical illness is concerned with psychological…
exposure to extreme traumatic stress may over whelm the copin…
external demands to the effects they create within the organi…
health psychology
the effects of stress and other psychological factors in the…
behavioral medicine
approach to physical illness is concerned with psychological…
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Chapter 5.4 - pyschology
emerging adulthood
young adulthood
intimacy
individuation
transitional phase between adolescence and young adulthood, (…
development stage that usually happens by the mid 20s, people…
defined by Erik Erikson, ability to fuse one's identity with…
process of a person's personality whole and full
emerging adulthood
transitional phase between adolescence and young adulthood, (…
young adulthood
development stage that usually happens by the mid 20s, people…
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Chapter 5 Pyschology 130
Developmental psychology
What 3 issues have engaged development…
Continuity and stages
Stability and Change
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive and s…
Nature/Nurture, continuity and stages and stability and change
what parts of development are gradual and continuous, which p…
which of our traits persist through life, how do we change as…
Developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive and s…
What 3 issues have engaged development…
Nature/Nurture, continuity and stages and stability and change
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Lifespan Pyschology Chapter 5
The Reggio Emilia early-childhood prog…
An example of a gross motor skill is:
Myelination is important because it:
theory of mind
children's creativity and artistic talent.
hopping on one foot.
speeds up the transmission of neural impulses.
understands that her father is crying because his best friend…
The Reggio Emilia early-childhood prog…
children's creativity and artistic talent.
An example of a gross motor skill is:
hopping on one foot.
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Pyschology 1010 Chapter 5
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
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pyschology chapter 5+6
Development
Lifespan development
Physical development
Social development
changes that occur over time
changes that occur from birth through to and including old age
Changes in the body and its various systems, such as brain an…
Changes in an individual's relationship with other people and…
Development
changes that occur over time
Lifespan development
changes that occur from birth through to and including old age
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Chapter 5 Ap Pyschology
Learning
Association
Aristotle
Associative Learning
A relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
Connecting events that occur in sequence
Suggested Law of Association
Learning that certain events occur together, two stimuli or a…
Learning
A relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
Association
Connecting events that occur in sequence
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Pyschology 101 Chapter 5
Consciousness
How many parts does the consciousness…
The four parts of the consciousness?
Do the contents of your consciousness…
The awareness of internal and external stimuli.
4
1. Your awareness of external events.... 2. Your awareness of in…
The contents are continually changing. Consciousness moves, f…
Consciousness
The awareness of internal and external stimuli.
How many parts does the consciousness…
4
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Pyschology notes chapter 5
What is learning!
What are the two types of learning?
What is classical conditions. What are…
What is an stimulus?
The chabdger behavier caused by experiance or practice
Classical conditioning and operant conditioning
A type of learning where an organism can accociate 1 stimulus…
An event or object to which an organism responds
What is learning!
The chabdger behavier caused by experiance or practice
What are the two types of learning?
Classical conditioning and operant conditioning
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CHapter 5 pyschology test
classical conditioning
excitatory stimuli (cc)
inhibitory stimuli (cc)
neutral stimuli (cc)
learning in which the stimulus or experience occurs before th…
stimulus that would excite a behavior (startle reflex)
prevents a particular behavior (ex: deer freezes at headlights)
stimulus that does not initially elicit a response
classical conditioning
learning in which the stimulus or experience occurs before th…
excitatory stimuli (cc)
stimulus that would excite a behavior (startle reflex)
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Chapter 5.2 vocab pyschology
Optic nerve
Blind spot
Fovea
Feature detectors
The nerve that carries neural impulses from the eye to the br…
The point at which the optic nerve leaves the eye, creating a…
The central focal point in the retina, around which the eye's…
Nerve cells in the brain that respond to specific features of…
Optic nerve
The nerve that carries neural impulses from the eye to the br…
Blind spot
The point at which the optic nerve leaves the eye, creating a…
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Chapter 5.1 AP Pyschology
psychophysics
absolute threshold
signal detection theory
subliminal
the study of the relationship between the physical characteri…
the minimum stimulation needed to detect a paticular stimulus…
a theory predicting how and when we detect the presence of a…
below someones absolute threshold
psychophysics
the study of the relationship between the physical characteri…
absolute threshold
the minimum stimulation needed to detect a paticular stimulus…
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Chapter 5: Sensation
Sensation
Perception
Bottom-up Processing
top-down processing
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, enabling…
Analysis that begins in sensory receptors and sends to the br…
mental processes when we construct perceptions drawing on our…
Sensation
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
Perception
process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, enabling…
Chapter 5 Sensation
Transduction
The sensitivity of a sensory system
Process of sensation
Perception
Conversion from environmental stimuli to neural activity
absolute threshold (the min amount of energy that must be pre…
1) Accessory structure modifies energy ex. eyes, ears... 2) Rece…
The way sensory information is organized, interpreted, and co…
Transduction
Conversion from environmental stimuli to neural activity
The sensitivity of a sensory system
absolute threshold (the min amount of energy that must be pre…
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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…
49 terms
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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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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Chapter 5: Sensation
Def: The process by which our sensor…
Def: The process of organizing and i…
Def: Analysis that begins with the s…
Def: Information processing guided b…
1. Sensation
2. Perception
3. Bottom-Up Processing
4. Top-Down Processing
Def: The process by which our sensor…
1. Sensation
Def: The process of organizing and i…
2. Perception
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Chapter 5: Sensation
Sensation... PROCESSING
Perception... THINKING
Bottom-up Processing... SMALL TO BIG
Top-down processing... BIG TO SMALL
Process in which the sense organs' receptor cells are stimula…
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... PROCESSING
Process in which the sense organs' receptor cells are stimula…
Perception... THINKING
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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Chapter 5: Sensation
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
-Definition: the process by which our sensory receptors and n…
-Definition: the process of organizing and interpreting senso…
-Definition: analysis that begins with the sensory receptors…
-Definition: information processing guided by higher-level me…
sensation
-Definition: the process by which our sensory receptors and n…
perception
-Definition: the process of organizing and interpreting senso…
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Chapter 5 Sensation and Perception
What does it mean to sense something?
Transduction
Absolute Threshold
Subliminal Messages
Sensory receptors are specialized neurons that respond to spe…
The conversation from sensory stimulus energy to action poten…
Refers to the minimum amount of stimulus energy that must be…
Messages that are present below the threshold for conscious a…
What does it mean to sense something?
Sensory receptors are specialized neurons that respond to spe…
Transduction
The conversation from sensory stimulus energy to action poten…
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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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Psychology Chapter 5: Sensation
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the faculty through which the external world is apprehended
becoming aware of something via the senses
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the faculty through which the external world is apprehended
perception
becoming aware of something via the senses
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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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Chapter 5: Sensation & Perception
sensations
perception
light
hue
The elementary components, or building blocks, of an experien…
The collection of processes used to arrive at a meaningful in…
The small part of the electromagnetic spectrum that is proces…
The dimension of light that produces color; typically determi…
sensations
The elementary components, or building blocks, of an experien…
perception
The collection of processes used to arrive at a meaningful in…
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Psychology Chapter 5: Sensation
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, enabling…
analysis that begins with sensory receptors and works up to t…
info processing guided by higher-level mental processes, as w…
sensation
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
perception
process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, enabling…
60 terms
Psychology Chapter 5: Sensation
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, enabling…
analysis that begins with sensory receptors and works up to t…
info processing guided by higher-level mental processes, as w…
sensation
process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system rec…
perception
process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, enabling…
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