Chapter 3- Multiple Choice.pdf - 1 What is meant by the statement\"Beauty is not in the eye of the beholder but rather in the brain of the beholder A Due

Chapter 3- Multiple Choice.pdf - 1 What is meant by the...

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Page 1 1.What is meant by the statement "Beauty is not in the eye of the beholder, but rather in the brain of the beholder"? A) Due to differences in brain structure, people make different judgments about beauty. B) The brain's subjective interpretation of an actual stimulus is what we perceive. C) We perceive reality objectively but prior knowledge influences our judgments of beauty. D) Our brain processes attractive stimuli more rapidly than it processes unattractive stimuli. 2.Sense is to _____ as perceive is to _____. 3.Which topic(s) would a psychophysics researcher be MOST likely to study? 4.The study of psychophysics: 5.Which statement about psychophysics is FALSE? A) Psychologists were the first people to become involved in the study of psychophysics. B) The study of psychophysics began in Germany in the nineteenth century. C) Researchers in psychophysics used experimental methods. D) Psychophysicists study how physical properties and psychological perceptions of stimuli are related.
Page 2 6.The scaling question is to _____ as the detection question is to _____. 7.John is participating in an experiment that is designed to determine how much brighter a light has to be before he perceives the magnitude as twice as bright as the original light. Jane is participating in an experiment to determine how strong an odor has to be before she initially perceives the odor. The experiment in which John is participating relates to the _____ question and the experiment in which Jane is participating relates to the _____ question.

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