Theories of Learning-Operant Conditioning [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Psychology]: Questions 71 - 74 of 100

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Question 71

Operant Conditioning

Question

MCQ▾

A team coach who benches a player for poor performance is using

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

aversive conditioning.

b.

punishment.

c.

modeling.

d.

negative reinforcement.

Question 72

Operant Conditioning

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The rate of responding is found to be higher in the condition of: (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Variable - ratio schedule of reinforcement

b.

Fixed - ratio Schedule of reinforcement

c.

Variable - interval schedule of reinforcement

d.

Both a. and b. are correct

Question 73

Operant Conditioning

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Partial reinforcement is considered better than continuous reinforcement because: (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

the learning occurs slowly

b.

The learning occurs rapidly

c.

the extinction occurs slowly

d.

the extinction occurs rapidly

Question 74

Operant Conditioning

Appeared in Year: 2015 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match List - I and List - II and indicate your correct choice among the codes given below: (June)

List-Ⅰ (List I)List-Ⅱ (List II)
(A)

Negative reinforcer

(i)

presenting reward

(B)

Secondary reinforcer

(ii)

Acquired satisfier

(C)

Punisher

(iii)

Aversive Consequence

(D)

Positive reinforcer

(iv)

removing aversive stimulus

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)