Question 1: Answer 1

Which stimulus will give the strongest response?

Answer Chosen was: The receptive field with the center region a quarter filled.

This answer is incorrect because a stimulus could be larger, cover more of the excitatory field and thus give a stonger response.
(Coren, Ward, & Enns, 1994).


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John H. Krantz, Ph.D.

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