Sensation & Perception-Sensory Adaptations (AP Psychology): Questions 14 - 20 of 43

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Question number: 14

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Hearing

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The ________ lobe is to hearing as the occipital lobe is to vision.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Frontal

b.

Parietal

c.

Cerebellum

d.

Temporal

Question number: 15

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Hearing

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A sound wave’s frequency translates into our perception of ________, while a sound wave’s amplitude translates into our perception of ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

timbre, pitch

b.

pitch, loudness

c.

timber, loudness

d.

loudness, pitch

Question number: 16

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Hearing

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What are three small bones of the inner ear called?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ossicles

b.

Auditory canals

c.

Cochlear bones

d.

Tympanic bones

Question number: 17

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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Black-and-white vision with greatest sensitivity under low levels of illumination describes the role of:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The cones

b.

The rods

c.

The fovea

d.

The cornea

Question number: 18

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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The degree of concentration or dilution of color is known as its:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Saturation

b.

Quantity

c.

Hue

d.

Brightness

Question number: 19

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Other Important Senses

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Sensory ________ is the tendency of the sensory receptors to respond less and less to a constant stimulus.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

adaptation

b.

spectrum

c.

threshold

d.

stimulation

Question number: 20

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Various Theories of Color Vision

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The ________ theory suggests color vision depends on red-green, blue-yellow, and black-white processes in the brain.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Young-Helmholtz theory

b.

trichromatic

c.

photopigment

d.

opponent-process

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