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

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