Sensation, Attention & Perception-Selective Perception (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 14 - 18 of 30

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Question number: 14

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Sensory ________ is the process by which sensory receptors convert stimuli into neural impulses.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

sensation

b.

psychophysics

c.

receptors

d.

transduction

Question number: 15

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Compared to males who had not read a sexually arousing written passage, males who had read the passage were

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Choice (4) Response
a.

more likely to perceive a female as attractive.

b.

greatly affected in their rates of habituation to an attractive female.

c.

no more likely to perceive a female as attractive.

d.

less likely to perceive a female as attractive.

Question number: 16

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The detection of physical energy emitted or reflected by physical objects: it occurs when energy in the external environment or the body stimulates receptors in the sense organs:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Cognition

b.

Threshold

c.

Adaptation

d.

Sensation

Question number: 17

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Synaesthesia refers to

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Choice (4) Response
a.

seeing the color green after staring at the color red.

b.

seeing red color after starting at color green.

c.

one sense inducing an experience in another sense.

d.

the frequency and pitch of sound waves.

Question number: 18

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The analysis of information starting with pre-existing knowledge in order to organize features into a meaningful whole is known as

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Gregory’s phenomenon.

b.

selective perception.

c.

top-down processing.

d.

bottom-up processing.

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