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Unformatted text preview: Resting potential vs. action potential Synaptic gap Synaptic vesicles Reuptake Neurotransmitters Central nervous system Peripheral nervous system (know the divisions of the peripheral nervous system) Sympathetic vs. parasympathetic nervous system MRI, fMRI, EEG, PET scan Medulla, pons, reticular formation and cerebellum (what are their functions?) Thalamus, amygdala, hippocampus, and hypothalamus (what are their functions?) Corpus callosum Functions that are controlled by right brain vs. left brain Sensory Adaptation Saccades Cornea, pupil, iris, and lens Rods vs. cones Opponent process theory vs. trichromatic theory of color Five basic tastes Skin senses What is the difference between sensation and perception? Figure-ground relationships Gestalt principles (similarity, proximity, continuity, closure) Linear perspective Depth perception...
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- Fall '08
- Psychology, Study Guide Chapters, Synaptic gap Synaptic, General Psychology Examination