Sensation & Perception (AP Psychology): Questions 110 - 115 of 180

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Question number: 110

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Organization

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By the perceptual organization of stimuli the person’s span of attention is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Unaffected

b.

Decreased

c.

Increased

d.

Divided

Question number: 111

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Other Important Senses

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Smells can often bring up emotional memories because the neural pathways for smell go through

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the temporal lobe.

b.

the occipital lobe.

c.

the reticular formation.

d.

the limbic system.

Question number: 112

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Interpretation

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A person living in the desert calls a 60 degree day “cold” whereas one living in Alaska calls it “warm. ” Their perceptions differ because of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

attention shifts.

b.

perceptual constancy.

c.

temperature parallax.

d.

their frame of reference.

Question number: 113

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Organization

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As a door opens toward you, you perceive it as a rectangular door rather than going through actual image changes on the retina (from rectangular to trapezoid). This is an example of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

ambiguous stimuli.

b.

perceptual closure.

c.

retinal disparity.

d.

shape constancy.

Question number: 114

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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The fovea and blind spot are both features of the:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Retina

b.

Lens

c.

Iris

d.

Pupil

Question number: 115

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Extrasensory Perception

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Psi phenomena

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

are considered a normal part of the human experience.

b.

are the subject matter of psychophysicists.

c.

include clairvoyance, telepathy, and precognition.

d.

is understanding human mind and behavior.

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