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Question number: 44

» Learning » Biological Factors

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Wolfgang Kohler conducted a series of experiments in which he placed a chimpanzee in a cage with a banana on the ground out of the reach outside of the cage. After some time of no action, the chimpanzee suddenly grabbed the stick in the cage, poked it through the cage, and dragged the banana within reach. What kind of learning is explained by this phenomena?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Insight

b.

Observational

c.

Operant

d.

Latent

e.

Cognitive

Question number: 45

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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A group of farmers tries to discourage animal Y from attacking their sheep by placing a substance on the wool of the sheep that makes animal Y sadistically ill if they eat it. Soon, the animal Y avoid the sheep entirely, then what are the UCS, CS, and CR, respectively?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

The animal Y, the sheep’s wool, aversion to sheep

b.

The substance, the sheep’s wool, aversion to the sheep

c.

The sheep’s wool, the substance, aversion to sheep

d.

The substance, the sheep’s wool, animal Y

e.

Aversion to sheep, the substance, the sheep’s wool

Question number: 46

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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Which of the following is best example of negative reinforcement?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

A kindergarten student being put in “time-out”

b.

A child getting spanked for bad behavior

c.

A mother taking an aspirin to eliminate her headache

d.

A father getting a speeding ticket

e.

A teenager not being allowed to go to her friend’s party

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