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Chapter 10 Summary & Outline

Vision Provides Information about the Form, Color, Location, Movement, and Identity of Objects

Study questions: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7

The Visual System Extends from the Eye to the Brain

Study questions: 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26

Neural Signals Travel from the Retina to Several Brain Regions

Study questions: 27 | 28

Neurons at Different Levels of the Visual System Have Very Different Receptive Fields

Study questions: 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39

Area V1 Is Organized in Columns and Slabs

Study questions: 40 | 41 | 42

Color Vision Depends on Special Channels from the Retinal Cones through Cortical Area V4

Study questions: 43 | 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55

Perception of Visual Motion Is Analyzed by a Special System That Includes Cortical Area V5

Study questions: 56 | 57

The Many Cortical Visual Areas Are Organized into Two Major Streams

Study questions: 58 | 59 | 60

Visual Neuroscience Can Be Applied to Alleviate Some Visual Deficiencies

Study questions: 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65

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