Jeopardy TRICKS OF THE MIND Questions

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Category: TRICKS OF THE MIND

(Sarah of the Clue Crew shows an Ebbinghaus illusion on the monitor.) In an Ebbinghaus illusion the two circles in the centers of the groupings appear to be different sizes but they're really the same--the spacing & size of the other circles plays on our sense of this from the Latin for to look closely

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The nocebo response detrimental effects caused by the mind is the opposite of this

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One example of the frequency illusion is seeing pregnant bellies everywhere for a woman who's TTC trying to do this

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When you apply a positive first impression to everything about a person it's this effect--angel saint or not

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This 1950 Kurosawa movie portrays the phenomenon of different memories of witnesses to the same event

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