Blakemore And Cooper: Psychology Quiz!

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Blakemore And Cooper: Psychology Quiz!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What was the research method used?
    • A. 

      Experiment

    • B. 

      Observation

    • C. 

      Self Report

    • D. 

      Correlation

  • 2. 
    What experimental design was used?
    • A. 

      Independent measures

    • B. 

      Repeated measures

    • C. 

      Matched pairs

  • 3. 
    What was the independent variable?
    • A. 

      Whether the kittens were reared in an illuminated or dark environment.

    • B. 

      Whether the kittens wore glasses that restricted their vision to horizontal or vertical.

    • C. 

      Whether the kittens were reared in a horizontal or vertical environment.

    • D. 

      Whether the kittens were placed in an illuminated or dark restricted.

  • 4. 
    How was the dependent variable measured?
    • A. 

      The kittens were taken to a dark room. Their visual reactions were observed and recorded/noted.

    • B. 

      The kittens were taken to a room with tables and chairs. Their visual reactions were observed and recorded/noted.

    • C. 

      The kittens had to navigate through an obstacle course. Their visual reactions were observed and recorded/noted.

  • 5. 
    What was the time range that the kittens were studied for?
    • A. 

      From 6 months to 2 years

    • B. 

      From birth to 1 year

    • C. 

      From birth until 2 years

    • D. 

      From 1 year to 2 years

  • 6. 
    What visual field are the cats restricted to?
    • A. 

      150

    • B. 

      145

    • C. 

      90

    • D. 

      130

  • 7. 
    How many kittens were anesthetized?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 8. 
    Once the kittens were observed in the room, how did they mainly guide themselves?
    • A. 

      By sight

    • B. 

      By hearing

    • C. 

      By smell

    • D. 

      By touch

  • 9. 
    How long did it take for the kittens to show startling responses and visual placing?
    • A. 

      1 Hour

    • B. 

      10 Hours

    • C. 

      24 Hours

    • D. 

      They didn't

  • 10. 
    What percentage of cells in both the cats that were anaesthetised binocular?
    • A. 

      90%

    • B. 

      75%

    • C. 

      60%

    • D. 

      45%

  • 11. 
    For how many hours a day were the kittens put inside the special apparatus?
    • A. 

      24

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      9

  • 12. 
    How did the researches prevent the kittens from looking at themselves while in the special apparatus?
    • A. 

      They wore glasses

    • B. 

      They were given a collar

    • C. 

      They wore a hat

  • 13. 
    Brain development is determined by the 'x' demands, not 'y' factors.
    • A. 

      X=genetic y=functional

    • B. 

      X=functional y=genetic

  • 14. 
    The aim was to investigate the development of what?
    • A. 

      Motor cortex

    • B. 

      Pupil exposure

    • C. 

      Visual response rates

    • D. 

      Primary visual cortex