Sensation and Perception: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. With regards to taste, infants _____.

Question 2 2. According to the opponent-process theory, how are colors processed?

Question 3 3. According to the place theory of hearing, our ears transmit information by firing neurons from different parts of the _____.

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

Question 5 5. Which route shows how sound waves enter the ear and are processed?

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Question 6 6. In Gibson and Walk's visual cliff experiment, young babies who were presented with a Plexiglas-covered drop-off _____.

Question 7 7. What is the weakness found in the frequency theory of hearing?

Question 8 8. What is true about rods and cones?

Question 9 9. How can the retina be best described?

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

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Question 11 11. Monocular depth cues include all of the following, EXCEPT _____.

Question 12 12. In phototransduction,

Question 13 13. In which order does light enter the eye?

Question 14 14. 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 15 15. Most babies don't develop 20/20 vision until _____.

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Question 16 16. Umami is another word for _____.

Question 17 17. Short sound waves are characterized by _____.

Question 18 18. The slightly different images a person's two eyes send to the brain is known as _____.

Question 19 19. Gustav Fechner's work in psychophysics involved exploring

Question 20 20. Objects appearing fuzzier the further away they are is defined as _____.

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Question 21 21. When water in a pool feels frigid at first, then becomes acceptably warm, we're experiencing

Question 22 22. Eyesight in newborns is poor because of a lack of development in the _____.

Question 23 23. Subliminal advertising is proven to have

Question 24 24. The Baby-Friendly Initiative from the World Health Organization encourages hospitals to provide babies with skin-to-skin contact with their mothers after birth. Researchers have found that this helps babies to _____.

Question 25 25. The ability to be cognizant of your body's motion and position is called

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Question 26 26. Infants recognize their mothers most directly through _____.

Question 27 27. The senses that are part of the somatosensory system are _____.

Question 28 28. Weber's Law states that the just noticeable difference of a stimulus is

Question 29 29. The human nose can differentiate among approximately _____.

Question 30 30. How is a conversation that at 60 decibels different from an 80 decibel vacuum cleaner?

Sensation and Perception: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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