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

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