Sensation, Attention & Perception (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 174 - 179 of 336

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Question number: 174

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Selective Perception

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The concept of adaptation was introduced by:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Simon

b.

Helson

c.

Wertheimer

d.

Brown

e.

Kohler

Question number: 175

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Deductive reasoning goes from the general to the specific. Which of the following is analogous to deductive reasoning?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

perceptual expectancies

b.

left-right processing

c.

illusions

d.

bottom-up processing

e.

top-down processing

Question number: 176

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Perception

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When you estimate a distance under 50 feet (as when you approach a stop sign or play catch), you are using

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

retinal disparity.

b.

relative size.

c.

accommodation.

d.

convergence.

e.

parallax.

Question number: 177

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Intersensory Perception

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The theory that happiness is the result of estimating that one’s life circumstances are more favorable than those of others is known as:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

social-equality theory

b.

social-comparison theory

c.

incongruity theory

d.

disparagement theory

e.

adaptation-level theory

Question number: 178

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Perception

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The tendency to complete a figure is called

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Choice (5) Response

a.

proximity

b.

closure.

c.

continuation.

d.

similarity.

e.

continuity.

Question number: 179

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Selective Perception

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Sensory experiences that occur in the absence of a stimulus are called

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

illusions.

b.

delusions.

c.

affect episodes.

d.

fantasies.

e.

hallucinations.

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