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Chapter 5

Chapter 5 Notes - Part Three

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Department
Psychology
Course
PSYA01H3
Professor
Steve Joordens
Semester
Fall

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380nm light = violet: 760 nm = red Wavelength of visible light (range) All other radiant energy is invisible to our eyes Ultraviolet radiation, x-rays, and gamma rays have shorter wavelengths than visible light has Infrared radiation, radar, and radio waves have longer wavelengths Electromagnetic spectrum: entire range of wavelengths Visible spectrum: part of our eyes can detect; the part we see as light Cornea: transparent tissue covering the front of the eye: admits light Sclera: tough outer layer of the eye that coats the rest of the eye: the white of the eye Iris: consists of 2 bands of muscles that control the amount of light admitted into the eye The brain controls these muscles and thus regulates the size of the pupil, constricting it in bright light and dilating it in dim light. Aqueous hum
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