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Perceptual constancy - Psychology
Size
Shape
Brightness
Colour
Size constancy to our tendency to perceive objects as remaini…
Each time you move a book its image on your retina changes fr…
brightness constancy refers to the tendency to perceive brigh…
Colour constancy is the tendency to perceive colours as remai…
Size
Size constancy to our tendency to perceive objects as remaini…
Shape
Each time you move a book its image on your retina changes fr…
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Gestalt: Perceptual Constancies
size constancy
shape constancy
color constancy
object constancy
the tendency to see (experience) an object as the same size d…
tendency of an object to maintain its perceptual shape despit…
our tendency to perceive an object as remaining constant in c…
our tendency to assume that objects don't disappear and reapp…
size constancy
the tendency to see (experience) an object as the same size d…
shape constancy
tendency of an object to maintain its perceptual shape despit…
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Perceptual Constancy (CLEP Intro to Psychology Exam)
Size Constancy
Brightness Constancy
Shape Constancy
Monocular Cues
As something gets closer, it looks larger; however, we percei…
Though lighting can change, our perception of hue/brightness…
As 3D shapes move, our brains don't perceive the "flat" image…
Cues that each eye uses individually to determine depth
Size Constancy
As something gets closer, it looks larger; however, we percei…
Brightness Constancy
Though lighting can change, our perception of hue/brightness…
Perceptual Constancies
perceiving the properties of an object…
stimulus (retinal images) change, ____…
interpret object as always the same si…
we perceive an object as the same size…
physical properties
percept
size constancy
size constancy
perceiving the properties of an object…
physical properties
stimulus (retinal images) change, ____…
percept
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EXAM 2 - Discussion Notes 10/6
Perceptual Constancy
Shape Constancy
Size Constancy
Color Constancy
perceiving objects as unchanging even as illumination and ret…
the tendency to perceive the shape of an object as a constant…
our ability to perceive objects as the same no matter how far…
our ability to perceive color consistently across different l…
Perceptual Constancy
perceiving objects as unchanging even as illumination and ret…
Shape Constancy
the tendency to perceive the shape of an object as a constant…
AP Psych Module 19 Perceptual Constancy And Visual Organization Terms
brightness constancy
color constancy
brightness contrast
size constancy
ability to see an object as having a constant level of bright…
color looks the same regardless of how it looks in different…
perceived brightness stays constant as long as environment st…
understanding that as an object moves farther or closer to a…
brightness constancy
ability to see an object as having a constant level of bright…
color constancy
color looks the same regardless of how it looks in different…
Psychology - Perceptual Set
Depth cues
Accomodation
Brightness constancy
Convergence
depth cues are sources of information from external cues, or…
Accomodation involves the automatic focusing mechanism of the…
Brightness constancy is the tendency to perceive an object a…
Convergence occurs when the brain detects and interprets dept…
Depth cues
depth cues are sources of information from external cues, or…
Accomodation
Accomodation involves the automatic focusing mechanism of the…
29 terms
Psychology: Module 3.5 Perceiving Our World: The principles of perception
Perception
Selective Attention
Perceptual Set
Bottom-Up Processing
The process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
The process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
The tendency for perceptions to be influenced by one's expect…
A mode of perceptual processing by which the brain recognizes…
Perception
The process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
Selective Attention
The process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
AP Psychology 3.5 Perception
Perception
Selective Attention
Habituation
Perceptual Set
The process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
The process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
Reduction in the strength of a response to a constant or repe…
The tendency for perceptions to be influenced by one's expect…
Perception
The process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
Selective Attention
The process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
24 terms
Visual Perception Principles
visual perception principles
GESTALT PRINCIPLES
Figure and Ground
Closure
'rules' that we apply to visual info to assist our organisati…
the way we organise info to perceive it as a whole, complete…
the way we perceptually divide a visual scene into figure and…
perceptual tendency to close up, fill in or ignore gaps in a…
visual perception principles
'rules' that we apply to visual info to assist our organisati…
GESTALT PRINCIPLES
the way we organise info to perceive it as a whole, complete…
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Psychology 101: Perception
Perceptual Adaptation
Perceptual Set
Perceptual Habits
Perceptual Constancies
In vision, this refers to our ability to adjust to an artific…
When our experiences, assumptions and expectations greatly in…
Learned patterns of attention and organization; knowing what…
Perceptual constancies allow us to perceive objects as having…
Perceptual Adaptation
In vision, this refers to our ability to adjust to an artific…
Perceptual Set
When our experiences, assumptions and expectations greatly in…
18 terms
Thinking About Psychology Module 7
Perception
Gestalt
Figure-ground
Grouping
The process of organizing and interpreting incoming sensory i…
The "whole"or the organizational patterns that we tend to per…
The organization of the visual field into objects (figures) t…
The perceptual tendency to organize stimuli into understandab…
Perception
The process of organizing and interpreting incoming sensory i…
Gestalt
The "whole"or the organizational patterns that we tend to per…
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General Psychology: Ch 3.5 Perceiving Our World: The principles of perception
Perception
Selective Attention
Perceptual Set
Bottom-Up Processing
The process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
The process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
The tendency for perceptions to be influenced by one's expect…
A mode of perceptual processing by which the brain recognizes…
Perception
The process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
Selective Attention
The process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
17 terms
Perceptual Constancies, Sets, lllusions, Ames Room
Perceptual Constancies
Size Constancy
Shape Constancy
Brightness Constancy
The tendency to perceive the object as remaining stable and u…
Recognising that an object's size remains the same even thoug…
Perceiving an object as maintaining its shape despite any cha…
Perceiving an object as maintaining its level of brightness i…
Perceptual Constancies
The tendency to perceive the object as remaining stable and u…
Size Constancy
Recognising that an object's size remains the same even thoug…
21 terms
Psychology Chapter 4 Monocular and Binocular Depth
Depth Perception
Linear Perspective
Relative Size
Light and Shadow
Binocular and monocular cues allow us to perceive depth
Occurs when parallel lines seem to converge in the distance
When we expect 2 objects to be the same sized but they are not
Brightly lit objects appear closer, while objects in shadow a…
Depth Perception
Binocular and monocular cues allow us to perceive depth
Linear Perspective
Occurs when parallel lines seem to converge in the distance
Chapter 4: Psychology
Sensation
Perception
Proximity
Similarity
the simulation of sensory receptors and the transmission of s…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory information
the perceptual tendency to group together visual and auditory…
the perceptual tendency to group together elements that seem…
Sensation
the simulation of sensory receptors and the transmission of s…
Perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory information
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Psychology
Closure rule
Continuity rule
Figure ground rule
Gestalt Psychologists
Our tendency to fill in any missing parts of a figure in orde…
Our tendency to favor smooth or continuous paths when interpr…
Our tendency to automatically identify an element of more det…
Found rules that specify how individual elements are organize…
Closure rule
Our tendency to fill in any missing parts of a figure in orde…
Continuity rule
Our tendency to favor smooth or continuous paths when interpr…
Perception
Perception
Gestalt Psychology
Figure/Ground
Gestalt Perceptual Organization
take place in the brain, using sensory information the brain…
the brain creates coherent perceptual experiences that is mor…
we perceive a foreground object against a background
These theories attempt to describe how people tend to organiz…
Perception
take place in the brain, using sensory information the brain…
Gestalt Psychology
the brain creates coherent perceptual experiences that is mor…
19 terms
Unit 08 Sensation and Perception (Set 2)
Bottom-up processing
Top-down processing
Figure ground discrimination
Proximity (Gestalt principle)
A type of information processing in which individual features…
A type of information processing that entails using prior kno…
Our tendency to perceive objects with a clearly defined shape…
Objects that are close to one another are perceived as belong…
Bottom-up processing
A type of information processing in which individual features…
Top-down processing
A type of information processing that entails using prior kno…
22 terms
Psychology Perception and Sensation Vocabulary
sensation
perception
absolute threshold
sensory adaptation
using your senses to get info from the outside world
processing the information and interprets and organizes sensa…
the smallest amount of energy needed for conscious thought
the sensory receptors stop responding to a constant stimuli (…
sensation
using your senses to get info from the outside world
perception
processing the information and interprets and organizes sensa…
38 terms
Design Concepts chapter 1
Design theory
Evidence-based design (EBD)
Gestalt psychology
Simultaneous contrast
the way to direct design based on a system of beliefs or phil…
basing design decisions on credible research that links one o…
human needs innately perceive things as a whole so tat what i…
the same color appears to change depending on the background…
Design theory
the way to direct design based on a system of beliefs or phil…
Evidence-based design (EBD)
basing design decisions on credible research that links one o…
19 terms
Perceptual Organization
Proximity
Similarity
Continuity
Top down processing
The perceptual tendency to group objects together that are ne…
The perceptual tendency to group together objects that are si…
The perceptual tendency to perceive a series of points or lin…
Use the larger pattern to guide subordinate tasks
Proximity
The perceptual tendency to group objects together that are ne…
Similarity
The perceptual tendency to group together objects that are si…
22 terms
Psychology Perception and Sensation Vocabulary
sensation
perception
absolute threshold
sensory adaptation
using your senses to get info from the outside world
processing the information and interprets and organizes sensa…
the smallest amount of energy needed for conscious thought
the sensory receptors stop responding to a constant stimuli (…
sensation
using your senses to get info from the outside world
perception
processing the information and interprets and organizes sensa…
22 terms
W2 Psychology Perception and Sensation Vocabulary
sensation
perception
absolute threshold
sensory adaptation
using your senses to get info from the outside world
processing the information and interprets and organizes sensa…
the smallest amount of energy needed for conscious thought
the sensory receptors stop responding to a constant stimuli (…
sensation
using your senses to get info from the outside world
perception
processing the information and interprets and organizes sensa…
42 terms
Chapter 3: Ciccarelli Psychology
Sensation
Pupil
Iris
Cornea
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Iris opening that changes size depending on the amount of lig…
Its muscles control the size of the pupil.
Bends light waves to the image can be focused on the retina.
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Pupil
Iris opening that changes size depending on the amount of lig…
32 terms
Sensation and Perception 3.5 Vocab
perception
selective attention
habituation
perceptual set
the process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
the process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
reduction in the strength of a response to a constant or repe…
the tendency for perceptions to be influenced by one's expect…
perception
the process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
selective attention
the process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
constancy
visual capture
gestalt psychology
constancy
size constancy
tendency for vison to dominate other senses
focus on how we normally perceive objects as groups not isola…
perceiving objects as unchanging despite changes in the retin…
objects closer to us will produce bigger images on our retina…
visual capture
tendency for vison to dominate other senses
gestalt psychology
focus on how we normally perceive objects as groups not isola…
30 terms
3.8 (Perception) Vocabulary
accommodation
aerial perspective
binocular cues
binocular disparity
Accommodation is a term developed by psychologist Jean Piaget…
aerial perspective is the haziness that surrounds objects tha…
Humans are able to see things that are both far and near, and…
binocular disparity is the difference in the location of a fe…
accommodation
Accommodation is a term developed by psychologist Jean Piaget…
aerial perspective
aerial perspective is the haziness that surrounds objects tha…
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THE ABCS OF PERCEPTION
The constancies
Size consistency
Shape consistency
Brightness consistency
size, shape and brightness
Tendency to perceive objects as always being the same size, n…
Tendency to perceive objects as remaining the same shape even…
Tendency to perceive objects as a certain level of brightness…
The constancies
size, shape and brightness
Size consistency
Tendency to perceive objects as always being the same size, n…
20 terms
Psychology Module 6 Perception
threshold
gestalt psychologists
figure-ground rule
closure rule
A point above which a stimulus is perceived and below which i…
Believed our brains follow a set of rules that specify how in…
States that, in organizing stimuli, we tend to automatically…
States that, in organizing stimuli, we tend to fill in any mi…
threshold
A point above which a stimulus is perceived and below which i…
gestalt psychologists
Believed our brains follow a set of rules that specify how in…
Perceptual
Perceptual constancies
Size constancy
Shape constancy
Bright constancy
How objects remain the same even though the images of them in…
An object's size is the same even though its image in the ret…
If you move around an object, your view of it changes, but th…
An objects is still red even if the darkness makes it look bl…
Perceptual constancies
How objects remain the same even though the images of them in…
Size constancy
An object's size is the same even though its image in the ret…
Perceptual Rule
Perceptual Constancies- Size
Perceptual Constancies- Shape
Perceptual Constancies- Brightness
Binocular Cues- Retinal Disparity
Percieved the same at any distance due to the depth perception
Remains same perceived at any distance
Intensity of light perceived constant over distance
Each of our eyes sees the world from a slightly different angle
Perceptual Constancies- Size
Percieved the same at any distance due to the depth perception
Perceptual Constancies- Shape
Remains same perceived at any distance
Psych GRE Sensation and Perception
Proximity (Gestalt Law of Organization)
Similarity (Gestalt Law of Organization)
Good Continuation (Gestalt Law of Orga…
Closure (Gestalt Law of Organization)
Elements close to one another tend to be perceived as a unit
Elements that are similar to one another tend to be grouped t…
Elements that appear to follow in the same direction tend to…
The tendency to see incomplete figures as being complete
Proximity (Gestalt Law of Organization)
Elements close to one another tend to be perceived as a unit
Similarity (Gestalt Law of Organization)
Elements that are similar to one another tend to be grouped t…
36 terms
perception
perception
bottom up processing
top down processing
figure ground
the awareness, integration, and organization of sensory stimuli
type of processing for the organization of information, witho…
type of processing for the organization of information that u…
gestalt law - the ability to distinguish between the figure a…
perception
the awareness, integration, and organization of sensory stimuli
bottom up processing
type of processing for the organization of information, witho…
AP Psychology Perception and Sensation Vocabulary
perception
selective attention
habituation
perceptual set
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
the focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation (as infan…
a mental predisposition to perceive one thing and not another
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
selective attention
the focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus
39 terms
Sensation/Perception 57-96 | IB Psychology
perception
selective attention
habituation
perceptual set
the process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
the process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
reduction in the strength of a response to a repeated stimulus
the tendency for perceptions to be influenced by one's expect…
perception
the process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
selective attention
the process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
28 terms
Perception
Perception
Illusion
Visual capture
Figure-ground
process of organizing or interpreting sensory info
perception that doesn't correspond to reality
vision will win if competing w/ other senses
organize stimulus into objects that stand out from background
Perception
process of organizing or interpreting sensory info
Illusion
perception that doesn't correspond to reality
Visual perceptual sets and constancies
Perceptual set
Context; visual
Motivation; visual
Emotional state; visual
The readiness to perceive something in accordance with what w…
Refers to the setting of environment in which a perception is…
Refers to internal processes which activate behaviour that we…
Different emotions can set us to perceive information in a pa…
Perceptual set
The readiness to perceive something in accordance with what w…
Context; visual
Refers to the setting of environment in which a perception is…
16 terms
psychology lesson 4
sensation
Perception
Sensory adaption
Illusions
a physical feeling or perception resulting from something tha…
the ability to see, hear, or become aware of something throug…
the process in which changes in the sensitivity of sensory re…
a thing that is or is likely to be wrongly perceived or inter…
sensation
a physical feeling or perception resulting from something tha…
Perception
the ability to see, hear, or become aware of something throug…
32 terms
H Psychology 3.5 Perception
Perception
Selective Attention
Habituation
Perceptual Set
The process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
The process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
Reduction in the strength of a response to a constant or repe…
The tendency for perceptions to be influenced by one's expect…
Perception
The process by which the brain integrates, organizes, and int…
Selective Attention
The process by which we attend to meaningful stimuli and filt…
Perception
Depth perception
Visual cliff
Binocular depth cues
Retinal display
The ability to see in three dimensions and judge distance
A device for testing depth perception in infants and young an…
Requires 2 eyes to tell depth
Type of binocular depth cues
Depth perception
The ability to see in three dimensions and judge distance
Visual cliff
A device for testing depth perception in infants and young an…
70 terms
AP Psychology Perception and Sensation Vocabulary
perception
selective attention
habituation
perceptual set
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
the focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation (as infan…
a mental predisposition to perceive one thing and not another
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
selective attention
the focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus
17 terms
Psych Ch3-b
Involves the vestibular sacs & senicir…
Provides our brains with information a…
Located in muscles, joints, & tendons
Diabetics do not have
Vestibular sense
Kinesthesia
Kinesthetic receptors
Kinesthesia
Involves the vestibular sacs & senicir…
Vestibular sense
Provides our brains with information a…
Kinesthesia
14 terms
Perception
Perceptual Adaptation
Perceptual Set
Perceptual Habits
Size Constancy (P)
In vision, this refers to our ability to adjust to an artific…
When our experiences, assumptions and expectations greatly in…
Learned patterns of attention and organization; knowing what…
Perceptual constancies allow us to perceive objects as having…
Perceptual Adaptation
In vision, this refers to our ability to adjust to an artific…
Perceptual Set
When our experiences, assumptions and expectations greatly in…
14 terms
Unit III: Sensation and Perception
Process of Gestation
Skin Senses
Vestibular Sense
Kinesthesis
Sense of taste - Sweet, sour, salty, bitter, unami (delicious…
Touch/pressure, temperature, pain
Sense of body movement and position - AKA sense of balance... S…
Sensory system for detecting body posture, orientation, and m…
Process of Gestation
Sense of taste - Sweet, sour, salty, bitter, unami (delicious…
Skin Senses
Touch/pressure, temperature, pain
Psychology Revision Questions- Pictorial Cues
linear perspective
interposition
texture gradient
relative size
The apparent convergence of parallel lines as the recede.
__________ occurs when one object partially covers another, a…
___________ refers to the gradual reduction of detail as a su…
____________ refers to the tendency to visually perceive that…
linear perspective
The apparent convergence of parallel lines as the recede.
interposition
__________ occurs when one object partially covers another, a…
30 terms
Ch. 3, Module 8 Vocab
Accommodation
Aerial perspective
Binocular cues
Binocular disparity
The cognitive process of revising existing cognitive schemas,…
Objects at a distance are blurred, less detailed, and lighter…
Depth perception that requires using both of our eyes to be a…
Occurs because of the difference between the retinal images o…
Accommodation
The cognitive process of revising existing cognitive schemas,…
Aerial perspective
Objects at a distance are blurred, less detailed, and lighter…
30 terms
Chapter 3 Module 8
Accommodation
Aerial perspective
Binocular cues
Binocular disparity
The cognitive process of revising existing cognitive schemas,…
Objects at a distance are blurred, less detailed, and lighter…
Depth perception that requires using both of our eyes to be a…
Occurs because of the difference between the retinal images o…
Accommodation
The cognitive process of revising existing cognitive schemas,…
Aerial perspective
Objects at a distance are blurred, less detailed, and lighter…
psychology 11/12/15
Perception
depth perception
retinal disparity
the visual cliff
the state of being or process of becoming aware of something…
the visual ability to perceive the world in three dimensions…
the way that your left eye and your right eye view slightly d…
to investigate depth perception in human and animal species.
Perception
the state of being or process of becoming aware of something…
depth perception
the visual ability to perceive the world in three dimensions…
visual perception principals
Gestalt principles
Similarity
Proximity
closure
meaning form or shape, refer to the way in which we organise…
the tendency to perceive parts of a visual image that have si…
states that objects near to each other tend to be grouped tog…
the perceptual tendency to mentally 'close up', fill in and i…
Gestalt principles
meaning form or shape, refer to the way in which we organise…
Similarity
the tendency to perceive parts of a visual image that have si…
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