What is Perception in Psychology? - Definition & Theory


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Which of the following is not a part of perception?

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1. Which of the following statements is correct?

2. Which of the following statements is correct?

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About this Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will help you quickly assess your understanding of the theory of perception. You will be quizzed on what perception is and the differences between perception and reality.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Components of perception
  • Characteristics of perception
  • How perception is dependent upon different people

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related theory of perception lesson
  • Interpreting information- verify that you can read information regarding the theory of perception and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer questions about the theory of perception

Additional Learning

To learn more about the theory of perception, review the accompanying lesson called What is Perception in Psychology? - Definition, Theory & Quiz. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define perception
  • Learn how senses impact perception
  • Understand the important components of the theory of perception
  • Recall how people impact perception