WONDER #1070: Do You See What I See?

Question 1 of 3

Which of the following statements is true about color?

  1. Everyone sees the same colors when they look at the same things.
  2. Color is a predetermined set of patterns we all see.
  3. Colors are differentiated by how our brains react to different wavelengths of light.
  4. When we look at a cardinal, we all see the same shade of red.

Question 2 of 3

Which of the following is a factor that may affect a person\'s perception of color?

  1. mood
  2. physical parts of the body
  3. memories
  4. all of the above

Question 3 of 3

A person with a fourth photoreceptor that helps them see the full range of colors is known as what?

  1. super human
  2. a tetrachromat
  3. a diplomat
  4. none of the above

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