Sensation, Attention & Perception (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 170 - 173 of 336

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Question number: 170

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Depth Perception

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Psychologists believe that depth perception is

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Choice (5) Response

a.

innate.

b.

partly learned and partly innate.

c.

imprinted.

d.

learned.

e.

universal.

Question number: 171

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Sensation

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Taste 1 gram of table salt in 400 liters of water; then smell 1 drop of perfume diffused throughout a three-room apartment; finally touch the wing of a bee falling on your cheek from a height of 2 centimeter away. What do these examples depict?

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a.

The difference threshold for our senses

b.

The just-noticeable difference of our senses

c.

The perception of our senses

d.

The adaptation of our senses

e.

The absolute threshold of our senses

Question number: 172

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Perception

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Which of the following statements explains gate control theory of pain?

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a.

Stimuli of various kinds activate free nerve endings.

b.

Pain impulses are sent to receptor sites in vital organs.

c.

Non-painful nerve impulses compete with pain impulses to reach the brain, creating a neural blockage.

d.

Pain is simply a psychological state, not a physiological one.

e.

Perception of pain depends on one’s physical makeup.

Question number: 173

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Selective Perception

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According to signal-detection theory, the failure to report the presence of a target stimulus that is in fact present is known as a ________.

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a.

hit

b.

correct rejection

c.

false alarm

d.

miss

e.

All of the above

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