Sensation & Perception-Sensory Adaptations (AP Psychology): Questions 21 - 27 of 43

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Question number: 21

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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Perception of the brightness of a color in affected mainly by:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The wavelength of light waves

b.

The saturation of light waves

c.

The frequency of light waves

d.

The purity of light waves

Question number: 22

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

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Which part of the eye has greatest density of cones?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Lens

b.

Pupil

c.

Fovea

d.

Retina

Question number: 23

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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Motion pictures are based on:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The principle of illusionary circle

b.

The gamma phenomenon

c.

The alpha phenomenon

d.

Stroboscopic vision

Question number: 24

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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What is the transparent protective coating over the front part of the eye called?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Iris

b.

Pupil

c.

Lens

d.

Cornea

Question number: 25

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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The band of muscles behind the cornea that gives the eye its color and controls the size of the pupil is known as the ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

iris

b.

retina

c.

pupil

d.

cornea

Question number: 26

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Hearing

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Frequency is to ________ as amplitude is to ________

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Choice (4) Response
a.

sensation; perception

b.

warmth; cold

c.

perception; sensation

d.

loudness; pitch

Question number: 27

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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People tend to have difficulty naming the color in which a word is printed when the word itself refers to a different color. This finding is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

fundamental attribution

b.

the signal detection theory.

c.

sensory adaptation.

d.

the Stroop effect.

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