quiz 4 - Quest ion 1 1 out of 1 points The process of...

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Quest ion 1 1 out of 1 points The process of detecting and converting raw sensory information into nerve impulses is called (1) _____, while the process of selecting, organizing, and interpreting raw sensory information is referred to as (2) _____. Answer Selected Answer: (1) sensation; (2) perception Correct Answer: (1) sensation; (2) perception Question 2 1 out of 1 points The scientific name for your sense of taste is (1) __________, while the formal name for your sense of smell is (2) __________. Answer Selected Answer: (1) gustation; (2) olfaction Correct Answer: (1) gustation; (2) olfaction Question 3
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0 out of 1 points The vestibular sense organs are the Answer Selected Answer: rods and cones. Correct Answer: semicircular canals and sacs in the inner ear. Question 4 1 out of 1 points One theory of color perception is that there are different cones that detect green, red, and blue. This is known as __________ theory. Answer Selected Answer: trichromatic Correct Answer: trichromatic Question 3 0 out of 1 points Place theory states that pitch of higher sounds is determined by Answer
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Selected Answer: detection of different shaped molecules in the olfactory epithelium. Correct Answer: the location of stimulation of hair cells in the basilar membrane. Question 4 0 out of 1 points The kinesthetic sensory receptors are located in the Answer Selected Answer: skin. Correct Answer: muscles, joints, and tendons. 1. The basic function of sensation is detection of sensory stimuli, whereas _________ generally involves interpretation of the same stimuli. YOUR ANSWER: The suggested answer is perception Section Reference: Sensation and Perception 2. Our eyes, ears, skin, and other sense organs all contain special cells called ___________, which receive and process sensory information from the environment.
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The suggested answer is Psychophysics Section Reference: Understanding Sensation: Concept Diagram 4.1 3. Research on pain perception suggests that the pain gate may be chemically controlled and that a neurotransmitter called ____________ opens the pain gate, while endorphins close it. YOUR ANSWER: The suggested answer is cornea Section Reference: How We See and Hear: Vision: The Eyes Have It: Process Diagram 4.1 4. Ultimately, incoming light waves end up on the ________, an area at the back of the eye that transmits neural information to the occipital lobes of the brain. YOUR ANSWER: The suggested answer is retina Section Reference: How We See and Hear: Vision: The Eyes Have It 5. A vibrating eardrum causes the three tiniest bones in the body to vibrate. These bones are the malleus (hammer), the incus (anvil), and the ___________. YOUR ANSWER:
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