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Question 1

Perceptual Processes
Interpretation

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MCQ▾

Theory of cognitive dissonance is offered by:

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

Festinger

b.

Thorndike

c.

Bandura

d.

Kohler

e.

Skinner

Question 2

Perceptual Processes
Extrasensory Perception

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MCQ▾

You call the Psychic Hotline and talk with a real, live psychic. He tells you about future events in your life that he claims to “see.” The psychic would possess which psi ability?

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

psychokinesis

b.

clairvoyance

c.

precognition

d.

telepathy

e.

cognition

Question 3

Perceptual Processes
Organization

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MCQ▾

The most basic source of normal depth perception and stereoscopic vision is

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

retinal disparity.

b.

convergence.

c.

binocular parallax.

d.

accommodation.

e.

linear perspective.

Question 4

Perceptual Processes
Extrasensory Perception

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MCQ▾

The purported ability to predict future events is called

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

cognition.

b.

telepathy.

c.

psychokinesis.

d.

precognition.

e.

clairvoyance.

Question 5

Perceptual Processes
Organization

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MCQ▾

As a car drives away, it projects a smaller and smaller image on your retina. Although the retinal image grows smaller, you do not perceive the car as shrinking because of:

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

Shape continuity

b.

Size continuity

c.

Size constancy

d.

Size perception

e.

Shape constancy

Question 6

Perceptual Processes
Organization

Question

MCQ▾

You observe two cars of identical make and model. Although one roars away and its image on your retina is changed, you still perceive the cars as identical. This phenomenon is

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

shape constancy.

b.

size constancy.

c.

concept constancy.

d.

form constancy.

e.

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