Sensation  ■ What is the primary function of our sensory receptors? Sensory receptors transduce raw physical energy into neural impulses, which are then interpreted by our central nervous system. ■ What does the term absolute threshold refer to, and why is signal detection theory important? The absolute threshold is the smallest magnitude of a stimulus […]

Motivation Cycle |Psychology

In General Psychology
On December 18, 2015
Motivation Cycle | Understanding the Process of Goal Directed Behavior The psychology of motivation is concerned with the ‘why’ of behaviour. Questions such as: why do we eat, drink, and make love? Why do we strive to get ahead? Why do we try new things?” can be answered through the study of motivation. Motivation is […]
Auditory Sensation: Auditory sensation is one of the important sensation for human beings as it provides us the pleasure of enjoying sound. The physical stimulus for auditory sensation is sound waves.Auditory sensation is the experience of sound on ear. Ear is the receptor of auditory sensation .Frequency and intensity of sound determines the nature of […]

Microeconomics- Business Decision making a)Explain the role of microeconomics in business decision making. Ans) The role of microeconomics in business decision making can be explained as under: 1) Opt

Cardinal Utility Approach Very Short Questions Define utility. Ans) Utility is defined as the wants satisfying capacity of a commodity .In other words,it is the satisfaction obtained from the consumption of commodity. What do you mean by cardinal utility approach? Ans) Cardinal Utility approach is the method of analyzing utility which believes that utility is […]
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