Sensation and Perception

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

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Created May 12, 2010ReportNominate
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