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

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