29_DuelingBrains

29_DuelingBrains - If so, which one? Word Recognition Task:...

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PsychSim 5: DUELING BRAINS Name: __________________________________________ Section: ________________________ Date: __________________________________________ This activity examines the research on brain hemispheric specialization and word recognition. Demonstrating Language Specialization What do you think will happen when the computer flashes a word to your left visual field (LVF)? What do you think will happen when the computer flashes a word to your right visual field (RVF)? Do you think that one of your hemispheres will be better at reading words?
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Unformatted text preview: If so, which one? Word Recognition Task: Your Results What were your results? LVF _________ RVF _________ How would you interpret these results? Did they match your prediction? Did you discover that you arent in your right brain when you read? Understanding the Right Visual Field Advantage Briefly explain why most people show a right visual field advantage on this task. PsychSim 5: Dueling Brains 51...
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