Cognition, Fifth Edition: Chapter 3

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Question 1:


a) The ability to store that information in memory
b) The process of giving that information meaning
c) The process of changing that information into a neural impulse
d) The ability to select one message amongst numerous

Question 2:


a) Subliminal
b) Supraliminal
c) Pre-attentive
d) Heightened

Question 3:


a) Gradient of texture density
b) Topological breakage
c) Principle of simplicity
d) Scatter-reflection

Question 4:


a) The jumbled word effect
b) That context influences perception
c) That top-down processing influences perception
d) All of the above

Question 5:


a) The transient speech effect
b) An echo
c) The word superiority effect
d) McGurk effect

Question 6:


a) True
b) False

Question 7:


a) True
b) False

Question 8:


a) True
b) False

Question 9:


a) True
b) False

Question 10:


a) True
b) False