Sensation, Attention & Perception-Depth Perception (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 19 - 23 of 60

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Question number: 19

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The purported ability to perceive events at a distance or through physical barriers is termed

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Choice (4) Response
a.

clairvoyance.

b.

telepathy.

c.

psychokinesis.

d.

parapsychology

Question number: 20

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The most convincing evidence that depth perception is native to humans (and possibly other species) is its

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Choice (4) Response
a.

late emergence as attention skill.

b.

early emergence as a perceptual skill.

c.

integration with motor skills.

d.

reliance on monocular and binocular cues.

Question number: 21

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The ability to identify the direction from which a sound originates is strongly dependent on having two ears separated in space by several inches. The ability to perceive visual depth is related to a similar property known as

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Choice (4) Response
a.

convergence.

b.

accommodation.

c.

retinal disparity.

d.

aerial perspective.

Question number: 22

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The idea that many people seem unable to detect gradual but deadly trends in modern civilization is an example of

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Choice (4) Response
a.

the “Zeigarnik Effect. ”

b.

the “von Restorff Phenomenon. ”

c.

the “Hawthorne Effect. ”

d.

the “Boiled Frog Syndrome. ”

Question number: 23

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Which of the following is TRUE of eyewitness testimony?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Eyewitness testimony is generally very accurate.

b.

Perception rarely provides an instant replay of events.

c.

Eyewitness testimony is not useful.

d.

Most victims do not have an adequate “weapon focus. ”

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