AP Psychology. 10/28/13. Warm-up. Get video presentations ready. Audition. Amplitude: strength of sound waves = loudness (amp) Frequency: wavelength of sound waves = pitch (high-frequency pitch) Timbre: used to distinguish sounds of same amplitude & frequency. The Ear!.
(does not run through the thalamus and it cannot be separated into distinct groups)
Red, blue, and green.
Volume, pitch, and timbre.
Pressure, warmth, cold, and pain.
Salty, sweet, sour, bitter, & umami (6th sense -> curry?).
Smells are individual! About detectable 10,000 odors for humans.
Synaesthesia: one sensation produces another.
McGurk Effect: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtsfidRq2tw