Unformatted text preview: a. Go Signal b. Pre-motor Time c. Initiation of muscle activity d. Motor Time e. Observable movement f. (the muscle must overcome its inertia before movement can occur) I. RT and MT (reaction and movement time) a. Warning signal b. Fore-period c. Go signal d. Reaction time e. Initiation of response f. Movement time g. Termination of response h. (stopping a car when someone gets in the way) I. Error a. Absolute error- absolute distance to target, how much I missed by b. Constant error- specific location of error, precise about measure, distance and direction, are we zoomed in on the right target, but doesn't tell us if we are hitting it. .. c. Variable error- how far off are our shots from the center of our group? d. Root mean squared error- trying to measure continuous performance, how far off was this person? I. Error and reaction time are the most commonly used term...
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- Spring '08
- choice reaction time, I. Reaction Time, discrimination reaction time