Theories of Learning-Operant Conditioning [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Psychology]: Questions 81 - 82 of 100

Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 1983 questions. Access all new questions- tracking exam pattern and syllabus. View the complete topic-wise distribution of questions. Unlimited Access, Unlimited Time, on Unlimited Devices!

View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 550.00 -OR-

How to register? Already Subscribed?

Question 81

Operant Conditioning
Edit

Appeared in Year: 2015

Question

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

A desirable behavior of an individual can be effectively used as a reference for another less desirable activity. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Premack has suggested that all responses should be thought of as potential reinforcers.

Choices

Choice (4)Response
a.Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false
b.Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false
c.Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true
d.Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question 82

Operant Conditioning
Edit

Appeared in Year: 2016

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match List –I with List –II and select the correct answer by choosing from the codes given below (Paper - 3 July)

List-Ⅰ (Method of Student Discipline)List-Ⅱ (Author)

(A)

Removal punishment

(i)

Strengthening behaviour by removing aversive stimulus when behaviour occurs

(B)

Positive reinforcement

(ii)

Strengthening behaviour by presenting desired stimulus after behaviour occurs.

(C)

Negative reinforcement

(iii)

Decreasing behaviour by presenting aversive stimulus after it

(D)

Presentation punishment

(iv)

Decreasing behaviour by removing pleasant stimulus after behaviour occurs.

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)
a.
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
b.
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
c.
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
d.
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)