Sensation, Attention & Perception-Depth Perception (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 14 - 18 of 60

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Question number: 14

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Internal standards used to judge stimuli are referred to as

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Choice (4) Response
a.

adaptation level.

b.

intuition.

c.

real motion.

d.

frames of reference.

Question number: 15

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The ________ believe that depth perception is learned.

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empiricists

b.

humanists

c.

functionalists

d.

structuralists

Question number: 16

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The underlying mechanism for perceptual expectancies is

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a misleading perception that distorts or misjudges a stimulus.

b.

top-down processing.

c.

the organization of perception by beginning with low-level features.

d.

selective processing.

Question number: 17

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A “guess” about what a sensation represents that is held until more information is available is referred to as a

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perceptual closure.

b.

sensory hypothesis.

c.

cognitive style.

d.

perceptual hypothesis.

Question number: 18

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As we get older, our senses actually “fuse” together, and we lose the ability to focus on isolated pieces of sensory information. For example, an adult would perceive a big, barking dog as a single entity; a six-year-old would treat the big dog and the frightening barks as two independent sensory events.

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Choice (4) Response
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Broken and discontinuous

b.

Continuous and unbroken

c.

Better localized

d.

Better structured

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