FREQUENCY PRINCIPLE By N., Sam M.S. - 199 the principle that states that the greater the stimulation intensity, the greater the frequency of nerve impulses elicited. An organisms response will be more intense. FREQUENCY PRINCIPLE: "The frequency principle deals with intensity to frequency." Related Psychology Terms HEARING HEARING (AUDITION) SPECIFIC ENERGIES BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) NERVE CONDUCTION REACTION TIME (Response Latency) AUDITORY SPACE PERCEPTIO RORSCHACH TEST INHIBITION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FREQUENCY PRINCIPLE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/frequency-principle/ (accessed September 29, 2022).