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Perceptual Processes of the Brain Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Shifting attention away from something is called:

Question 2 2. Information from the environment is called:

Question 3 3. 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 4 4. How are habituation and dishabituation different?

Question 5 5. The ________ more closely associates objects close to each other than it does when objects are spaced far apart.

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Question 6 6. The whole is greater than the sum of its:

Question 7 7. The Law of Perceptual Organization is:

Question 8 8. The Law of Proximity is:

Question 9 9. Standing on a street corner, you observe three people crossing the street together. If you perceive the three people as a group that belong together, you are applying the principle of _____:

Question 10 10. Which of these is the most basic Gestalt principle of organization?

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Question 11 11. A Rubin vase can be used to illustrate which one of the following?

Question 12 12. Which of the following statements best describes Gestalt psychology?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is _____ not _____ one of the types of perceptual constancies?

Question 14 14. FINISH THE STATEMENT: Objects are perceived to have a stable amount of _____ despite changes in the amount of light that hits the object.

Question 15 15. FINISH THE STATEMENT: No matter the changes in an object's position or orientation, the _____ of the object will be perceived as constant.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements is _____ not _____ true?

Question 17 17. Our perception of ourselves is made up of ____

Question 18 18. In selection ____

Question 19 19. When we perceive others ____

Question 20 20. The following is true about perception:

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Question 21 21. For her birthday, Josephine's parents had a very special picture made. The picture was created by hundreds of tiny photos of Josephine, her family, and her friends. Due to the coloring and positions of these photos, when viewed from a distance they create a portrait of Josephine's face. What type of illusion is this?

Question 22 22. Stella and her friends are looking at optical illusions online. For one of them, you must stare at a bright image of a word for 30 seconds. After 30 seconds, you then shift your gaze to a blank piece of paper where a negative version of the same image will flash in their eyesight one more time. What do we call this effect?

Question 23 23. Which of the following best describes an optical illusion?

Question 24 24. Tommy is 10 years old and loves optical illusions. After he got straight A's on his last report card his father bought him an entire book of them. His favorite illusion is of a very intricate pattern of squiggly lines. If he looks at the picture for awhile, the lines actually look like they are moving on the page! What type of an illusion is this?

Question 25 25. Which type of person is NOT affected by an object created with perceptual organization in mind?

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Question 26 26. If you were going to apply perceptual organization to the equation: 10 + 3 - 6/3 x 4 = 1, what would it look like?

Question 27 27. Which of the following can you NOT accomplish with perceptual organization?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT an example of perceptual organization?

Question 29 29. Why is sensory information important for humans?

Question 30 30. Gestalt Laws of Perceptual Organization were introduced by:

Perceptual Processes of the Brain Chapter Exam Instructions

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