General Psychology Test 2 Review
The human senses are most sensitive to which kind of stimuli?
Each sense organ is designed to receive a kind of ________.
As an image of an object goes through the front structures of the eye, the object’s image:
The ______ connect individually to neighboring cells. This allows us to see _______.
The _________ sends simple visual sensations to the _________ which add(s) meaning to the sensations.
How we individually experience "red" depends on:
Our experience of loudness is determined by the sound's:
Too much amplitude in a stimulus can cause:
Our sense of movement and position in space is determined by:
Perception in everyday life
Absolute threshold has finally been measured
Just noticeable difference
The major difference between a sensation and a perception is that a sensation:
Gestalt psychologists explain perceptions based on the principles of organization which are rules that specify
Structuralism is to Gestalt as ______ is to _______.
Continuum of Consciousness
Function of daydreaming
Implicit or nondeclarative memory
Length of a person’s sleep-wake cycle if all time cues, such as daylight and clocks, are removed.
Susceptibility to hypnosis
Altered state theory of hypothesis
Sociocognitive theory of hypnosis
Pain and hypnosis
As we look at the 200 years of drug use in the United States, we see:
Best definition of a psychoactive drug?
Morphine’s effect on the nervous system
One way that cocaine produces its effects is to:
What stimulant is widely available on the black market?