Sensation And Perception

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AP review sensation unit

  
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1.  Pable things 75 watt light bulbs give more light than a 60 watt light bulb.  His wife things both are equally bright.  Pablo has a __________ threshold than his wife.
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2.  Weber's lawis relevant to an understanding of:
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3.  The amplitude of electromagnetic waves determines the ______ of light.
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4.  The process by which the lens changes shape so as to focus the image of an object on the retina is called
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5.  Ganglion cells converge to form
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6.  Experiencing a green afterimage of a red object is most easily explained by:
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7.  The coiled, fluid filled tube inwhich sound waves trigger nerve impulses is called the:
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8.  There are no specialized nerual receptors cells devoted solely to the sense of:
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9.  People are more likely to perceive a figure and ground illustration as reversable if they are told it is reversible.  This best illustrates the importance of:
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10.  In the context of visual perception, convergence refers to the:
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11.  Interposition if a cue for depth perception in which closer objects
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12.  If two different stars cast reinal images of the same size, the star that appears to be ______ is likely to be perceived as larger than the one that appears to be ________.
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13.  After corrective eye surgery, patients blind from birth have the greatest difficulty in visually distinguishing between stimuli that differ in:
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14.  John Locke would have suggested that a perceptual set results from:
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15.  It wasn't until Clara heard some of her classmates laughing loudly during history class that she began to perceive the professor's ongoing lecture to be very funny.  this provides an illustration of:
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