Blind Spot Environment Generation Gap Peer Group Bandwagon Card Stacking Exit Poll Glittering Generalities Identification. Mass Media Name-calling Poll Pollster Propaganda Public Opinion Sampling Transfer. Chapter 3 – “How We See Things” Vocabulary. Contemporary Issues.
Optical Illusions / perceptions
How many legs does this elephant have?
Do you see a bunny???
Do you see the baby?
Stare at the black light bulb for at least 30 seconds.Then immediately stare at a white area on the screen or at a sheet of paper. You should see a glowing light bulb!
Stare at the center of the weird flag for about 1 minute.Don't move your eyes. Then look at an empty white sheetof paper, and you'll see the red, white, and blue flag.
Now go back and read the THIRD wordin each line from the top.Dr. Seuss' Lost Tongue Twister See if you can do this. Read each line aloud.
The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid Aoccdrnig torscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are,the olny iprmoatnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae.
The rset can be a taotl mses and you cansitll raed it wo uthit a porbelm.
Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe.
Amzanig huh?Believe it or not, you can read it.