Auditory Stimuli Essays and Term Papers

  • Musicians and Their Audiovizual Processing of Speech and Music

    Musicians have enhanced subcortical auditory and audiovisual processing of speech and music Gabriella Musacchia*, Mikko Sams†, Erika Skoe*, and Nina Kraus*‡§¶ *Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Department of Communication Sciences, ‡Department of Neurobiology and Physiology, and §Department of Otolaryngology...

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  • Reaction Time

    experiment showed significant evidence that auditory stimuli accompanied with a signal onset provided faster reaction times compared to visual stimuli accompanied without a warning signal. The Effects of Warning Signals on Reaction Time to Auditory and Visual Stimuli Reaction Time has been studied for...

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  • Science Reaction Time

    Finger Response Times to Visual, Auditory and Tactile Modality Stimuli By Christopher Watts 9MLO Introduction: The time it takes from when an individual responds to a certain stimulus that they have detected is commonly referred to as reaction time. This delay in time is caused by the amount of...

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  • A developmental study of auditory preferences in infants with Down’s syndrome and non-handicapped infants when hearing familiar and unfamiliar voices singing nursery rhymes

    A developmental study of auditory preferences in infants with Down’s syndrome and non-handicapped infants when hearing familiar and unfamiliar voices singing nursery rhymes The auditory preferences of 20 non-handicapped infants and 20 infants with Down’s syndrome will be studied at the ages of 6...

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  • Sensation, Attention in Psychology

    Sensation, Perception, and Attention Team members react differently to various auditory stimuli therefore; we will conduct an open dialogue about each team member’s threshold for auditory stimulation, as well as compare experiences and comfort levels for each team member using the cocktail party phenomena...

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  • Actions Speak Louder Than Words

    the power of automatic imitation by comparing it with the strength of the tendency to obey verbal commands. In a Stroop interference paradigm, the stimuli were compatible, incompatible and neutral compounds of hand postures and verbal commands. When imitative responses were required, the impact of irrelevant...

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  • Sensation , Perception , and Attention

    dichotic listening and investigate each team members threshold for auditory stimuli. We will also attempt to discover how and why our attention was divided, and gather any relative information about sensory perception. The auditory threshold is, “The audibility limit of discriminating sound intensity...

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  • Research on Reaction Time

    reaction time have examined the effects of different kinds of stimuli; this experiment specifically tests reaction time in response to auditory and visual stimuli. The common belief is that an auditory stimulus is faster than visual stimuli. There were 23 participants; 95% were Caucasian, with six males...

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  • Psy 101

    Psychophysics is the study of the relationship between physical stimuli and the behavior or mental experiences the stimuli evoke. Gustav Fechner not only coined the term but also provided a set of procedures to relate the intensity of physical stimuli to the magnitude of the sensory experience. For example...

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  • Research

    In psychology, sensation and perception are stages of processing of the senses in human and animal systems, such as vision, auditory, vestibular, and pain senses. These topics are considered part of psychology, and not anatomy or physiology, because processes in the brain so greatly affect theperception of...

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  • diabetes

    you see (visual stimulus), something you hear (auditory stimulus), something you touch (tactile stimulus), or something you smell (olfactory stimulus). In the Sight vs. Sound Reactions Gizmo™, you will compare your reactions to visual and auditory stimuli. To start, check that the Test is Sight. Click...

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  • Emotional and Sensory Memory

    memory test, Bechara administrated two types of experiments: auditory-auditory and visual-auditory, on participants that had damage to the hippocampus and/or the amygdala. The two experiments are similar, only changing the controlled stimuli. SCR measures electrical resistance as changes in emotional...

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  • Sensation Perception and Attention

    threshold for auditory stimuli, dichotic listening, the cocktail party effect, divided attention, and problems within the group related to sensory perception. As a whole, our group has a low threshold for auditory stimuli. What does this really mean? The question “What is your threshold for auditory stimuli...

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  • Sensation, Development. and Perception

    order to focus on what they are hearing. They are not able to just focus on the one thing at hand. Other people are able to be around many different stimuli at once and just block out all of the distracting noise. Being able to block out other distractions to focus on one thing in particular is known as...

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  • Bio Psych Study Guide

    memory and planning Serotonin Ÿ Indolamine NT Ÿ Regulates mood, controls sleep, dreaming, and arousal. Ÿ Regulation of perception of aversive stimuli Ÿ Tryptophan is the precursor Acetylcholine Ÿ The primary NT secreted by the efferent axons of the CNS Ÿ Muscular movement accomplished by the...

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  • Social Paper

    the teams’ threshold for auditory stimuli which are recognized as circumstantial and conditional. Each team member expressed the idea that personal thresholds vary due to environmental and personal factors. Environmental factors may be location, background noise or other auditory interruptions. Personal...

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  • Perception and Attention Paper

    Analyzing the Nature of the Attention Process The nature of the attention process is easy to comprehend; attention is the result of identifying the stimuli, be it a sound, object or image. According to Yeshurun, Kimchi, Sha’shoua, and Carmel (2007) researchers have demonstrated that perceptual organization...

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  • Acasdasd

    Sensory neurons are typically classified as the neurons responsible for converting various external stimuli that comes from the environment into corresponding internal stimuli. They are activated by sensory input (vision, touch, hearing, etc.), and send projections into the central nervous system that...

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  • Short Time Recall as a Function of Type of Stimulus and Length of Delay Interval

    were interested in examining patterns of short-term information recall. We used the Brown-Peterson distractor technique to investigate the effects of stimuli type and delay interval on recall for 17 Ss. Each S was tested under 4 conditions, combined of word triads or nonsense syllables triads, with a short...

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  • Role of Secondary Sensory Cortices in Emotional Memory Storage and Retrieval in Rats

    Visual, acoustic, and olfactory stimuli associated with a highly charged emotional situation take on the affective qualities of that situation. Where the emotional meaning of a given sensory experience is stored is a matter of debate. We found that excitotoxic lesions of auditory, visual, or olfactory secondary...

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