Learning (AP Psychology): Questions 56 - 60 of 78

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Question number: 56

» Learning » Cognitive Processes in Learning

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Which of the following could be attributed to Tolman’s research?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Behavioral learning

b.

The role of classical conditioning in the formation of phobic disorders

c.

The concept of cognitive map

d.

Discovery of the law of effect

Question number: 57

» 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. The same farmers discover that now not only will the animal Y not attack the treated sheep but also they will not attack nearby sheep. This is an example of:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Extinction

b.

Chaining

c.

Discrimination

d.

Generalization

Question number: 58

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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In classical conditioning, the learned response given to a particular conditioned stimulus is known as the:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

unconditioned stimulus (UCS)

b.

conditioned stimulus (CS)

c.

conditioned response (CR)

d.

unconditioned response (UCR)

Question number: 59

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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Positive reinforcement ________ the rate of responding; Negative reinforcement ________ the rate of responding:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Decreases; increases

b.

Increases; decreases

c.

Neutral; decreases

d.

Decreases; decreases

Question number: 60

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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What was unconditioned stimulus in John Watson’s “Little Albert” experiment?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The little boy

b.

Anything white and furry

c.

Fear

d.

The loud noise

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