Sensory Processes Review 5

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these act to amplify the vibration for better transmission to the fluid
Name of experiment where pictures of Harrison Ford were shown
ratio of tympanic membrane to stapes footplate (x:x)
children used this type of cue to discern between faces
Fluid-filled snail-like structure
colour vision test, simulates weather conditions
this instrument adds pure tones to create a complex sound
this area of the human brain responds best to open spaces
this bone transmits vibrations of the first bone in the middle ear
hardest bone in the body
resonant frequency of the ear canal amplifies frequencies to up to this many Hz (numerals, spaces instead of commas)
columns that respond to one ear
perceptual dimension associated with complexity
there is greater fMRI activation of FFA and this other section of the brain when faces of the same race were presented
perceptual dimension associated with frequency
this bone moves due to the vibration of the tympanic membrane
perceptual dimension associated with amplitude
where does the organ of corti rest?
when someone's own infant was viewed this section of the brain, associated with positive emotions, was activated
this structure is for the sense of posture
the type of code that says that neurons combine in different patterns when shown a face
the type of code that says there is a neuron for each face
a brain structure that processes information about specific stimuli (fun fact: it's also how isci decided to arrange our courses)
there are this many discrete face selective patches in the prefrontal corex (spell out number)
neuron that fires different patterns depending on the direction of sound
type of wave made by a tuning fork
upright faces stimulate this side of the FG
type of cell that is said to fire to only for a very specific stimulus
columns that respond to either ear
this area of the human brain responds best to full body images
this aspect is the most important in a adult face recognition
the scale used for decibels is this type of scale
this bone transmits vibrations via the oval window of the cochlea
this area of the human brain responds best to faces
Increased sensitivity and intolerance to sounds within the normal range of amplitudes is caused by paralysis of what?
there are this many discrete face selective patches in the temporal cortex (spell out number)
high end of the number of Hz humans can hear (numerals, spaces instead of commas)

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