Sensation & Perception-Perceptual Processes (AP Psychology): Questions 98 - 101 of 101

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Question number: 98

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Which of the following statements explains gate control theory of pain?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Non-painful nerve impulses compete with pain impulses to reach the brain, creating a neural blockage.

b.

Pain impulses are sent to receptor sites in vital organs.

c.

Pain is simply a psychological state, not a physiological one.

d.

Stimuli of various kinds activate free nerve endings.

Question number: 99

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When you estimate a distance under 50 feet (as when you approach a stop sign or play catch), you are using

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

convergence.

b.

relative size.

c.

retinal disparity.

d.

parallax.

Question number: 100

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The tendency to complete a figure is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

similarity.

b.

proximity

c.

continuation.

d.

closure.

Question number: 101

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Interpretation

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The moon illusion is best explained by

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

convergence.

b.

magnification caused by the denser atmosphere along the horizon.

c.

the perceptual closure effect.

d.

the effects of depth cues on apparent distance.

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