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Human Senses Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. James has the flu and he is experiencing a runny nose as well as some respiratory congestion. In addition to having a difficulty breathing, it is likely that James will experience _____.

Question 2 2. Gestalt means

Question 3 3. According to the opponent-process theory, how are colors processed?

Question 4 4. Which one of the following situations illustrates the motion parallax?

Question 5 5. The senses that are part of the somatosensory system are _____.

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Question 6 6. Physiological influences

Question 7 7. Information from the environment is called:

Question 8 8. Our perception of people and events

Question 9 9. The slightly different images a person's two eyes send to the brain is known as _____.

Question 10 10. The skin has receptors that respond to _____.

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Question 11 11. How can the retina be best described?

Question 12 12. Similarity

Question 13 13. A parent walks into a noisy daycare, but the more time they spend there, the less they notice the noise. What process is the parent undergoing?

Question 14 14. The following is true about perception:

Question 15 15. Objects appearing fuzzier the further away they are is defined as _____.

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Question 16 16. In which order does light enter the eye?

Question 17 17. Our perceptions are socially influenced by

Question 18 18. Umami is another word for _____.

Question 19 19. What is true about rods and cones?

Question 20 20. Good continuation

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Question 21 21. Psychological influences

Question 22 22. In phototransduction,

Question 23 23. How are habituation and dishabituation different?

Question 24 24. In selection ____

Question 25 25. Perception

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Question 26 26. The human nose can differentiate among approximately _____.

Question 27 27. Common fate means

Question 28 28. Why is sensory information important for humans?

Question 29 29. When we perceive others ____

Question 30 30. Shifting attention away from something is called:

Human Senses Chapter Exam Instructions

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