Learning (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 59 - 64 of 83

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Question number: 59

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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Question

Positive reinforcement ________ the rate of responding; Negative reinforcement ________ the frequency of undesired behavior

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Decreases; increases

b.

Increases; increases

c.

Decreases; decreases

d.

Increases; decreases

e.

Neutral; decreases

Question number: 60

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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Question

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

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Anything white and furry

b.

The white rat

c.

The little boy

d.

Fear

e.

The loud noise

Question number: 61

» Learning » Social or Observational Learning

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Question

According to Bandura, one is socialized by:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Sex

b.

Thirst

c.

Punishment

d.

Food

e.

Observation

Question number: 62

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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After every third home run by an individual little-league baseball player, the coach rewards the player. What schedule of reinforcement is being used?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

variable interval schedule

b.

fixed interval schedule

c.

continuous schedule

d.

variable ratio schedule

e.

fixed ratio schedule

Question number: 63

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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B. F. Skinner by means of “Skinner Box” experimented successfully for reinforced behaviors, which led up to the desired behavior. What is this procedure is known as?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Shaping

b.

Reinforcement

c.

Secondary reinforcers

d.

Primary reinforcers

e.

Chaining

Question number: 64

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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Question

Analysis of avoidance learning suggests that many phobias are acquired through ________ conditioning.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Intermittent

b.

Reinforcement

c.

Classical

d.

Observational

e.

Operant

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