Sensation and Perception

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A human can differentiate 2000-4000 of these
Membrane in the back of the eye
Five flavors
The mind fills in what is missing
Illusion of pain or discomfort in an amputated limb
Nerve endings that sense light touch and deep pressure
More distant objects look smaller
Similar stimuli grouped together
Focus in on one sensation
Color of light
Focus attention on central figure, less attention on background
Have axons connecting retina to brain
Colored part of the eye
Detects colors/Sensative to detail/Require more light
Brain compares still shots
Objects cast shadows
Construct the whole from expectations
Smallest change in stimulus that can be detected
Two ear perception
Construct the whole from parts
Perceiving/Processing info without conscious awareness
Covers iris and pupil/Bends light to retina
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Odorless chemicals that serve as social signals to members of your species
Wave amplitude
Bundle of axons of Ganglion Cells
Closer objects block farther objects
Attend to many senses at once
Reflex in which pupil dilates in dark
Perception of how far away objects are in the environment
Supposed ability to 'see' without using the eyes
Theory of vision connecting complementary color pairs
Lowest level of stimulus that can be detected
Brain's interpretation of sensory info
Relationship between stimulus and context
Theory stating vision is based on three colors (Red, Blue, Green)
Congenital disorder in which pain is not sensed or perceived
Detects basic shapes and forms, low light, and causes negative image after they are fatigued
Outlines converge
Pick out bits of relevant information
Energy that travels as vibrations
Gustation
Phenomenon in which motion is perceived when no motion is occuring
Bends light to focus it on the retina
Distant objects are higher
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Lens changes shape to focus light
Mixing senses across brain areas
Texture gets clearer as objects get closer
JND proportional to stimulus intensity
Perceive an object as whole even if other objects cover part of it
Converting external energy to neural activity
Olfaction
Closer objects move faster than farther ones
Wave frequency
One ear perception
Intensity of light
Detection of energy by sense organs
Central part of the retina responsible for acuity
Perceive object the same way across different conditions
Objects close together perceived as unified wholes
Perceive objects symmetrically arranged as wholes
Nerve endings that sense pain, general touch, and temperature
Principle explaining how objects are perceived as whole
Images that can be perceived in multiple ways
Hole in eye through which light enters

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Created May 12, 2010ReportNominate
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