Sensation-What is Sensation [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Psychology]: Questions 1 - 6 of 13

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Question 1

What is Sensation

Question

MCQ▾

How many senses do we have?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Four

b.

Five

c.

Ten

d.

Eight

Question 2

What is Sensation

Question

MCQ▾

The sensation you experience ultimately depends on which of the following?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

the particular area of the brain that is activated

b.

the nature of the sensory receptors activated

c.

the pathways traveled by nerve impulses from sensory receptors

d.

the particular processes involved in transduction

Question 3

What is Sensation

Question

MCQ▾

When a sensory channel is stimulated, we have a ________.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Sensation

b.

Emotion

c.

Feeling

d.

Perception

Question 4

What is Sensation

Question

MCQ▾

Information picked up by the body՚s receptor cells is termed

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

sensation.

b.

adaptation.

c.

perception.

d.

cognition

Question 5

What is Sensation

Question

MCQ▾

“Part of what we perceive comes through the senses from the object before us; another part ________ always comes ________ out of our own head” is a famous quote of ________.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Wertheimer

b.

William James

c.

Wundt

d.

Freud

Question 6

What is Sensation

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Having seen or heard a stimulus once may facilitate our recognizing it on a latter occasion, even if we are not aware that this is happening. This phenomena is referred to as:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Recency effect

b.

Practice effect

c.

Primacy effect

d.

Priming effect