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CH05.pdf - MULTIPLE CHOICE Choose the one alternative that...

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MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.1)The term ________ means quite literally, "mixing of the senses."A)aphasiaB)sensationC)synaesthesiaD)perceptionAnswer: C2)What is the first stage in the sensory processing of information?3)The final stage in the process of sensing and perceiving information occurs when ________.4)According to psychologists, the stimulus-detection process in which sensory receptors translateexternal stimuli into nerve impulses is called ________.5)The active process of organizing a stimulus and giving it meaning is called ________.A)synesthesiaB)perceptionC)kinesthesisD)sensationAnswer: B6)Which of the following examples best illustrates the process of perception?7)The psychological term "perception" specifically refers to the process in which ________.1
8)You are looking at a very blurry photograph. At first, all you can see is a vague white circle but afterstudying the picture for a few minutes, you finally see that it is a baseball. You have just movedfrom ________.9)The area of scientific study that is concerned with people's abilities to detect differences or changesin stimuli is called ________.A)psychophysicsB)psychobiologyC)physical psychologyD)neuropsychologyAnswer: A

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