Sensation and Perception (GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology): Questions 15 - 19 of 25

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Question number: 15

» Sensation and Perception » Somatosenses

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Mary frequently has people come up and say hi to her on the street but she does not know who they are even though she has met them many times in the past. She has difficulty recognizing faced and would be diagnosed with

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Prosopagnosia

b.

Tourette Syndrome

c.

Korsakoff’s Syndrome

d.

Asomatognosia

e.

Social phobia

Question number: 16

» Sensation and Perception » Sensation & Perception Theories, Applications and Issues

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According to feature detection theory, a subject would most quickly find the letter “C” if it were placed

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Choice (5) Response

a.

somewhere on a page amongst rows of “T’s” and “M’s”

b.

near the top of a page amongst rows of “Q’s”

c.

near the center of a page amongst rows of “O’s”

d.

near the bottom of a page amongst rows of “Q’s”

e.

somewhere on a page amongst rows of “O’s” and “Q’s”

Question number: 17

» Sensation and Perception » Perceptual Organization

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A binocular cue used in depth perception is

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

disparity

b.

linear perspective

c.

good continuation

d.

motion parallax

e.

interposition

Question number: 18

» Sensation and Perception » Vestibular and Kinesthetic Senses

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Which tool of assessment would be most useful in assessing strength of grip?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Single photon emission computed tomography.

b.

The Papcsy-DePaepe test.

c.

A dynamometer.

d.

The Montreal Neurological Institute Battery.

e.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 19

» Sensation and Perception » Audition

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The receptors for hearing are located on which of the following in humans?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Inferior colliculus

b.

Basilar membrane

c.

Ovel window

d.

Olivary nucleus

e.

Tympanic membrane

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