Categorical Perception of Speech

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Steve Creasy 11/14/2006 Categorical Perception of Speech 1. 2. The graph looks to represent categorical perception because the stimulus are perceived in “steps”, not gradually. Sounds in the same category should be perceived as the same, while sounds in different categories should be easier to
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Unformatted text preview: discriminate between, and is reflected by the data on the graph. 3. 4. If the sounds were all from the same category, the plot would have been a straight line at the 50% or chance mark on the y-axis. This would indicate that it would be impossible to tell the sounds apart....
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This homework help was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course GPSYC 122 taught by Professor Idk,twoguys during the Winter '07 term at James Madison University.

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