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Sensory Processes & Theories Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. If a person injures the left side of their brain, should we expect an effect on the reception of visual information from their right eye? Why or why not?

Question 2 2. When water in a pool feels frigid at first, then becomes acceptably warm, we're experiencing

Question 3 3. Stimulation of a sensory receptor is called _____.

Question 4 4. What is sensory adaptation?

Question 5 5. What did the Weber-Fechner law look at?

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Question 6 6. What are nerves that receive sensory information called?

Question 7 7. What was the main point of the Weber-Fechner Law?

Question 8 8. Coding that answers the question How much? is called _____.

Question 9 9. Weber's Law states that the just noticeable difference of a stimulus is

Question 10 10. What is the next thing to happen after a physical stimulus hits the sensory receptors?

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Question 11 11. Gustav Fechner's work in psychophysics involved exploring

Question 12 12. Gustav Fechner argued that the mind and body are two separate sides of the same reality in what influential book?

Question 13 13. The brain's interpretation of a sensory signal is called _____.

Question 14 14. Why is sensory adaptation important?

Question 15 15. Which of the five senses does not experience sensory adaptation?

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Question 16 16. Coding that answers the question What kind? is called _____.

Question 17 17. The changing of sensory information into a form where it can travel through the body to the brain is called _____.

Question 18 18. The ability to be cognizant of your body's motion and position is called

Question 19 19. Experimental psychology is ___________.

Question 20 20. Shaun is walking down the street and sees a bird in a tree. How does his psychological experience of the bird arise?

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Question 21 21. What is the name of the constant movements of the eye?

Question 22 22. Subliminal advertising is proven to have

Question 23 23. What field of psychology is Gustav Fechner considered the founder of?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is not an example of sensory adaptation?

Question 25 25. When sensory receptors receive information from a stimulus, it is called _____.

Sensory Processes & Theories Chapter Exam Instructions

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