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Weber's Law

 is a law of psychophysics whichstates that the amount by which a stimulus must change in order for that change to be noticeableis proportional to the intensity of that stimulus. Thus, stronger stimuli wouldneed to be increased by greater amounts than would weaker stimuli fornoticeable change.

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December 3rd 2021


 a form of stereotyping and discrimination againstthe elderly.