Sensation & Perception-Sensory Adaptations (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 36 - 42 of 43

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Question number: 36

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

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What is meant by an afterimage?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Decreased sensitivity of rods and cones in bright light

b.

Non-distinguishable details of a stimulation

c.

Sense experience that occurs after a visual stimulus has been removed

d.

Distinguishable fine details of a stimulation

Question number: 37

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Hearing

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We are able to determine from where a sound is coming because of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

source of sound.

b.

hair cells within the basilar membrane.

c.

the number of times a neuron fires.

d.

timing and intensity.

Question number: 38

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Hearing

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At approximately what sound level in decibels is the threshold of pain?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

110

b.

10

c.

120

d.

130

Question number: 39

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Hearing

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In which part of the brain does the final step required to convert vibrations into sound sensations takes place?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Outer ear

b.

Middle ear

c.

Cochlea

d.

Auditory receptors

Question number: 40

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Other Important Senses

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Olfactory cells are the receptors for what sense?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Touch

b.

Smell

c.

Taste

d.

Hearing

Question number: 41

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Other Important Senses

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The back of the tongue is most sensitive to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

sourness.

b.

saltiness.

c.

bitterness.

d.

sweetness.

Question number: 42

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

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If you look at the color green for an extended period of time and then look away, you will see an afterimage of red. Which theory accounts for this phenomenon?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

binding theory

b.

opponent-process theory

c.

parallel-processing theory

d.

trichromatic theory

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