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Question number: 1147

» Sensation & Perception » Thresholds

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What is Weber’s law?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

The smallest change in stimulation that can be detected 50 percent of the time

b.

The theory that all stimuli respond to the same sensations through the process of creating meaningful patterns

c.

The idea that the least amount of energy detected in a stimulation only occurs 50 percent of the time

d.

The principle that the just-noticeable difference for any given sense is a constant proportion of the stimulation being judged

e.

The principle that there is an adjustment of sensation levels depending on the stimulation received

Question number: 1148

» Abnormal Psychology » Schizophrenic Disorders

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The class of psychological disorders characterized by grossly impaired social, emotional, cognitive, and perceptual functioning refers to:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

generalized anxiety disorder

b.

manic disorder

c.

schizophrenia

d.

personality disorder

e.

major depression

Question number: 1149

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Organization

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A white shirt reflects more light outdoors than in a dimly lit room; however, it is seen as being equally bright in both places. This demonstrates the role of ________ in perception.

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Choice (5) Response

a.

visual system limitations

b.

brightness constancy

c.

brightness parallax

d.

lightness constancy

e.

perceptual constancy

Question number: 1150

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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Moderate self-disclosure typically leads to

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Choice (5) Response

a.

romantic attraction.

b.

reciprocity.

c.

rejection.

d.

competence matching.

e.

regression.

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