Sensation, Attention & Perception-Sensation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 12 - 17 of 18

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Question number: 12

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“Part of what we perceive comes through the senses from the object before us; another part ________ always comes ________ out of our own head” is a famous quote of ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Freud

b.

Wundt

c.

William James

d.

Wertheimer

Question number: 13

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Appeared in Year: 2013

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Having seen or heard a stimulus once may facilitate our recognizing it on a latter occasion, even if we are not aware that this is happening. This phenomena is referred to as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Recency effect

b.

Priming effect

c.

Practice effect

d.

Primacy effect

Question number: 14

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Sensory adaptation is normally most rapid for the sense of

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

taste.

b.

vision.

c.

olfaction.

d.

kinesthesis.

Question number: 15

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Each sensory system is a kind of channel, consisting of a sensitive element, that is ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Generator

b.

Transduction

c.

Receptors

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 16

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The incoming flow of information from our sensory systems is referred to as

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

cognition.

b.

perception.

c.

sensation.

d.

adaptation.

Question number: 17

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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The greater the sensitivity of a part of the body,

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the larger the area of the cerebellum associated with it.

b.

the larger the area of somatosensory cortex associated with it.

c.

the smaller the area of somatosensory cortex associated with it.

d.

the smaller the area of motor cortex associated with it.

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