Bottom-Up Processing in Psychology: Examples & Definition


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Bottom-up processing is one of two kinds of processing. The other is called:

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1. Where does bottom-up processing begin?

2. Bottom-up processing is good for:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your understanding of bottom-up processing in psychology. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include understanding the two different types of processing in psychology as well as the place where bottom-up processing begins.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to assess your knowledge of:

  • The two different types of processing in psychology
  • The place where bottom-up processing begins
  • The benefits of bottom-up processing
  • Common examples of bottom-up processing
  • The type of processing occurring most frequently in the human body

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as bottom-up processing and progression of responses
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related bottom-up processing in psychology lesson
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding bottom-up processing in psychology and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about bottom-up processing in psychology

Additional Learning

To learn more about the primary way the human body reacts to stimulus, review the corresponding lesson on Bottom-Up Processing in Psychology: Examples, Definition & Quiz. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define the exact meaning of progression of responses
  • Compare and contrast top-down and bottom-processing
  • Explain how senses play a role in bottom-up processing
  • Identify where bottom-up processing ends