Online Research Consortium:
Perceiving Colors
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Perception of colors, objects, and things

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This is a demonstration of how we see and remember colors. The entire task will take about 3 minutes. Once you push the submit button below, you will try out three brief tests.

For each task, you will read a short sentence asking you to perform a simple task while looking at a particular block of color. You will then see a color for a few seconds. After the color disappears, you will answer a question about the task you performed. Finally, you will go to another page where you will identify the color you most recently saw

After you have done this simple task three times, you will receive feedback on your abilities to perceive and remember colors

Do you understand the instructions? Are you ready to begin? When you are ready, push the button below: