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Unformatted text preview: Figure-ground Dividing visual displays into figure and ground is a fundamental way in which people organize visual perceptions. The figure is the thing being looked at and the ground is the background against which it stands. Proximity Things that are near one another seem to belong together. Similarity People tend to group stimuli that are similar. Good continuation The principle of continuity reflects peoples tendency to follow in whatever direction theyve been led. Closure People often group elements to create a sense of closure, or completeness....
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This test prep was uploaded on 02/14/2008 for the course PYSC ???? taught by Professor ???? during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Arkansas.
- Spring '08