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Train tracks seem to run together as they go off into the distance. This illustrates one means of judging distance called linear perspective. Fill in the Blank Fill in the blanks with the missing word or words to complete the sentence. 5. Knowing your car is still blue even though it appears black at night is an example of ____perceptual constancy_____________________. 6. The conversion of physical energy from objects into nervous system signals is called _________________________. 7. The fact that objects appear to get bigger as they move closer reflects a process of judging distance called _________________________. 8. The perception of depth due to the slightly different visual images provided by each eye is called _________________________. 9. Can a person perceive without sensation? “Yes,” according to individuals interested in ____________________________________. 10. You know that figures in the horizon appear more blurred and indistinct compared to figures nearby. This example illustrates a means of judging distance called _________________________. 11. The nonconscious evaluations and judgments that influence our conscious thinking is an example of system _______ thought in the dual-process theory. Short Answer Answer the following questions in complete sentences and paragraph form. 12. It is easy to judge distance and depth in everyday circumstances because we have many perceptual processes for doing so. Describe some of them. Identify and Define 13. You are able to concentrate on your studying despite noise coming from the next room. Concept: Definition: 2
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14. While taking a walk through a forest, you tend to notice whole plants and trees instead of lots of individual colors, shapes, and textures. Concept: Definition: 15 You admire a painting of an old Italian city and notice that in the painting some of the buildings overlap. You perceive those buildings that are overlapped by others as being farther away.
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