Change Blindness: Definition & Examples

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A phenomenon in which a person fails to notice changes to their surroundings or visual field is referred to as what?

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1. Which of the following persons conducted important research into the commonality of change blindness?

2. The phenomenon in which a considerable amount of information is filtered out because a person is directing their attention towards something else is known as what?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Change blindness is a phenomenon many people have experienced. This quiz and worksheet combination will ask you to identify different factors and types of this blindness.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Prepare to answer questions on the following terminology:

  • Inattentional blindness
  • Change blindness
  • Attentional selection

Skills Practiced

Prepare to utilize the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on change blindness
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the premiere change blindness researcher
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about this neurological and attentional condition

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson, Change Blindness: Definitions & Examples. This lesson will detail:

  • Definitions of change blindness
  • Experiments relating to this phenomenon
  • Possible causes of this condition
  • Importance of change blindness
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