Midterm 2 review - N110 Midterm 2 Review Vision An increase...

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N110 Midterm 2 Review Vision An increase in the firing rate of a ganglion cell after the spot of light is turned off would happen in the ____________ of an on-center cell and the ____________ of an off-center cell. The simple cells of the primary visual cortex are selective for _____________ and ____________ within the receptive field. There are six cell layers of the LGN in the monkey, divided by cell type. Four layers are devoted to ___________ cells, while two are devoted to ____________ cells Which part of the retina would be best fitted to detect the image of a faint star? _________________. When activated by photons, photoreceptors are _______________. In the dark, they are _____________. The ‘what’ visual pathway extends into the _______________ lobe, whereas the ‘where’ pathway extends into the _______________ lobe. An electrode driven straight down, perpendicular to the cortex will detect cells having the same _____________ selectivity at any depth. The firing rate decreases when the light is turned on the ______________ of an off center cell , or on the _____________________ of an on-center ganglion cell. NORMAL VISUAL FIELD DAMAGED VISUAL FIELD 1. You suffer an injury and lose vision in the periphery of your visual field (as illustrated above). You have most likely suffered damage to which parts of your visual pathways? A. the ventral portions of the optic radiation on both sides of the brain
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