Sensation, Attention & Perception-Sensation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 6 - 11 of 18

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Question number: 6

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The study of the relationship between the physical characteristics of stimuli and the conscious psychological experiences they produce is known as:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

threshold

b.

psychophysics

c.

attention

d.

perception

Question number: 7

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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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Choice (4) Response
a.

The absolute threshold of our senses

b.

The adaptation of our senses

c.

The just-noticeable difference of our senses

d.

The perception of our senses

Question number: 8

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How many senses do we have?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Four

b.

Five

c.

Ten

d.

Eight

Question number: 9

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The sensation you experience ultimately depends on which of the following?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

the nature of the sensory receptors activated

b.

the particular area of the brain that is activated

c.

the pathways traveled by nerve impulses from sensory receptors

d.

the particular processes involved in transduction

Question number: 10

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When a sensory channel is stimulated, we have a ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Emotion

b.

Perception

c.

Feeling

d.

Sensation

Question number: 11

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Information picked up by the body’s receptor cells is termed

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Choice (4) Response
a.

perception.

b.

sensation.

c.

adaptation.

d.

cognition

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