2014 Sensory Physiology

General Principles Example Question 4

  1. Which of the following would increase acuity? Answer

    1. increasing receptor density
    2. increasing receptive field size
    3. increasing the number of primary afferents responding to a stimulus
    4. decreasing the receptor threshold
    5. decreasing the rate of adaptation
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