Sensation, Attention & Perception (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 12 - 17 of 336

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Question number: 12

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Psychophysics

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Each cell possesses 46 ________ that are responsible for all the genetic information passed from parents to children.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

genes

b.

chromosomes

c.

zygotes

d.

gametes

e.

axons

Question number: 13

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Intersensory Perception

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Physical proximity increases attraction because it

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

establishes common norms.

b.

increases frequency of contact.

c.

enhances social comparisons.

d.

reduces development of incompatible roles.

e.

decreases frequency of contact.

Question number: 14

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Selective Perception

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Illusions are

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

the result of innate mechanisms.

b.

based on external reality.

c.

distortions of existing stimuli.

d.

not based on external reality.

e.

the same as hallucinations.

Question number: 15

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Perception

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Difference in perception among species depends upon:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Complexity of nervous system

b.

Receptor mechanisms

c.

Habitat

d.

Interpreting stimuli

e.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 16

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Intersensory Perception

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The theory known as ________ holds that one’s current happiness depends in part on comparing present circumstances to past circumstances.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

social-comparison theory

b.

adaptation-level theory

c.

congruity theory

d.

incongruity theory

e.

disparagement theory

Question number: 17

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Selective Perception

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All human senses evolved for the same purpose to:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Provide information that could improve our ability to communicate

b.

Create more problems for us

c.

Make up more aware our feelings and internal state

d.

Help us survive and protect

e.

Increase our ability to enjoy the environment

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