P&C TB10 Lecture 1

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1. What is the hypothesis of the weak form of the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis?

  • Language alters perception
  • Langauge primes thought
  • Language constrains thought
  • Language and thought are independent
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2. What evidence showed that colour perception was affected by top-down processes?

  • Participants added the exact amount to turn an image o banana grey
  • At the coarse level, there are little colour discrimination differences between cultures
  • Participants overestimated the extent to turn a banana grey, and added significantly more blue
  • Static images induced activity in the motion area hMT

3. Patients were asked to imagine doing what, in order to determine patients with 'locked in syndrome'?

  • Running along a beach
  • Dancing the waltz
  • Playing tennis
  • Playing frisbee

4. Which animal is NOT part of the protected species act?

  • A lobster
  • A primate
  • An octopus
  • An amphibian that can feed independently

5. How would a Kuuk Thaayorre speaker learn a dance?

  • In relation to absolute terms
  • In relation to left and right
  • In relation to number
  • In relation to the sun


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