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Question number: 380

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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An experimenter wants to train a dog to bark at a red light. The dog naturally barks at a mouse when it is presented outside the dog’s cage. For countless trials, the experimenter presents the mouse and then the red light. The dog never learn to bark at the red light because

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Choice (5) Response

a.

the CS is not salient enough

b.

the UCR and the CS are not at all similar

c.

the CS precedes the UCS

d.

the USC and the CS are not at all similar

e.

the USC and the CS are presented in the wrong order

Question number: 381

» Measurement and Methodology » Psychometrics, Test Construction, Reliability, Validity

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When a criterion measure is itself based, at least in part, on predictor measures, what is said to exist is

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a.

criterion-related validity.

b.

concurrent validity.

c.

face validity

d.

criterion contamination.

e.

predictive validity.

Question number: 382

» General Psychology » History

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Dan is taking a psychology class and is not at all interested in discussions about the unconscious, childhood influences, or the way different structures in the brain work. Although, he is interested in the purpose of certain psychological mechanisms like he wonders why we feel disgusted by a food that made us sick or why some emotions are the same all over the world and others aren’t. Dan is thinking most like a

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Choice (5) Response

a.

monist.

b.

structuralist.

c.

behaviorist

d.

functionalist.

e.

British empiricist.

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