PSY101

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  • Created on: 11-01-16 17:25

1. If you wanted to make a white card look whiter you would place it

  • Next to another white card that is placed on a darker background
  • On a grey background
  • On a very bright white background
  • On any background that is illuminated by bright sunlight
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2. The Sapir-Whorf hypothesis states that

  • Language can determine thought
  • Colour perception is culture dependent
  • Language is culture-dependent
  • Our perceptions shape our thoughts and beliefs

3. Bottom-up processing is to_____as top-down processing is to______

  • Data driven; context driven
  • Parallel processing; serial processing
  • Visual perception; pattern recognition
  • Context driven; data driven

4. The primacy effect occurs because the words presented earlier in a list of words

  • Stay in short-term memory
  • Are generally the easier ones to memorise
  • Have more opportunity to be rehearsed than words later on in the list
  • Are represented in both short-term and episodic memory

5. The suggestion that implicit memory and procedural memory are synonymous has been questioned on the basis of which of the following reasons?

  • Procedural memories are for skills, implicit memories are for events
  • Procedural memory implies conscious effort, implicit memory assumes no conscious effort
  • Implicit memories are generally stored for events in childhood, procedural memories are generally for skills learned in adulthood
  • Implicit memories are formed from deep processing, procedural memories from shallow processing

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