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

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Created May 12, 2010ReportNominate
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