Science Quiz / Sensation and Perception

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

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