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Sensation And Perception

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Sensation and Perception

  
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1.  Assuming that the visual systems of humas and other mammals function similarly you would expect that the retina of a nocturnal mammal (one active only at night) would contain:
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2.  Joe Wilson, age 55, has been told by experts that a hearing aid would restore his lost sense of hearing. It is likely that Joe's hearing loss involves problems within the:
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3.  The perception of the letter "T" as two intersecting lines rather than as four nonintersection lines illustrates the principal of:
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4.  The ability to adjust to an artificaially displaces, or even inerted, visual field is called:
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5.  Figure is to ground as _____ is to _________
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6.  Patients negetive expectations about the outcome of a surgical procedure can increase their postoperative experience of pain. This best illustrates the importance of:
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7.  Research with distorting goggles best supports the veiw of human perception advanced by:
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8.  If two objects cast retinal images of the same size, the object that appears to be closer is perceived as _________ the object that appears to be more distant
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9.  Which of the following correctly lists the order of structures through which sound travels after entering the ear
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10.  Rebecca was born with cataracts that were not surgically removed until she was 3 years old. As a result, rebecca is most likly to
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11.  According to the gate-control theory, a back massage would most likly reduce your physical aches and pains by causing the:
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12.  Mrs. acheube is just beginning to experience sensorineural hearing loss. She is likely to have the greated difficulty hearing sounds of ______ frequency and  ________ amplitude.
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13.  News about the supposed effects of breifly presented messages on moviegoers consumption of popcorn and coca-cola involved false claims regarding:
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14.  Sensations is to ________ as perception is to __________
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15.  Although a few keys on the piano were broken, Shana couldn't prevent herself from mentally filling in the missing notes on the familiar melodies. this best illustrates the principal of:
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16.  The receptor of the eye that functions best in dim light is the
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17.  Rod is to transduction as _________is to accomodation
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18.  Because serveral rods share a single bipolar cell, rods are less sensitive to ______ than are cones
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19.  As the airplane descended for a landing, the pilot saw serveral beautiful islands that appeared to float in a vast expanse of blue ocean water. In this instance, the ocean is a :
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20.  The transduction of light energy into nerve impulses takes place in the
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21.  When observing buffalo, the afican american pygmy kenge failed to experience size constancy. this best serves to support the veir of perception advanced by the philosopher
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22.  Young Children tend to draw human figures in a rather unrealtistic way. This reflects their:
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23.  What are the steps of how light hits the eye
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24.  Visual information is processed by _________ before it is processed by _________
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25.  Low Pitch sounds are to high pitch sounds as ______ are to __________
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26.  A person claiming to be able to read anothers mind is claiming to have the ESP ability of
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27.  Hearing a sequence of sounds of different pitches is to ______ as recognizing the sound of sequence as familiar melody is to ______________
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28.  The illusion that the St. Louis Gateway arch appears taller than it is wide is based on our sensativity to which monocular depth cure?
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29.  Who emphasized that perceptual understanding comes from inborn ways of organizing sensory experience
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30.  What are the four receptors in your skin?
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31.  Humans experience the longest visible electromagnetic waves as the color ________ and the shortest visible waves as ____
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32.  Current research on sensory restriction indicates that:
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33.  Which of the following strategies best illustrates the use of subliminal stimulation?
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34.  In the absense of perceptual constancy:
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35.  Which of the following statements best describes the effects of sensory restriction?
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36.  Ms. Shields, a recent stroke victim, cannot consciouslt perceive the large book on the coffee table in front of her. Yet, when urged to identify the book, she correctly reads aloud the printed title on the book cover. Her response best illustrates:
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37.  The fact that people who are colorblind to red and green may still see yellow is most easily explained by:
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38.  The study of perception is primarily concerned with how we:
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39.  Brightness is to light as _____ is to sound
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40.  When the moon is near the horizon, it appears larger than when it is high in the sky. This effect is primarily a result of:
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41.  Studies of the visual cliff have provided the evidence that much of depth perception is
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42.  The lights alone the runway were shrouded in such a thick fog that the pilot of an incoming place erarly overshot the runway. The pilot was most likly misled by the distance cue known as:
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43.  Cones are to vision as ____ is to audition
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44.  The term GESTALT means:
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