Question 1: Answer 2

Which stimulus will give the strongest respons?

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