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Question number: 1076

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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Question

Which of the following is best example of negative reinforcement?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

A kindergarten student being put in “time-out”

b.

A child getting spanked for bad behavior

c.

A mother taking an aspirin to eliminate her headache

d.

A father getting a speeding ticket

e.

A teenager not being allowed to go to her friend’s party

Question number: 1077

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Question

An insufficient supply of thyroid hormone can result in:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Cretinism

b.

Increased metabolic rate

c.

Decreased emotionality

d.

Increased emotionality

e.

All of the above

Question number: 1078

» Sleep » Pattern of Sleep

MCQ▾

Question

The sleep stage associated with dreaming includes:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

stage three

b.

REM stage

c.

stage two

d.

Non-REM stage

e.

stage one

Question number: 1079

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Perception

MCQ▾

Question

Differences in perception among species depend upon:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Habitat

b.

Receptor mechanism

c.

Complexity of nervous system

d.

Nervous system intricacies

e.

All a. , b. , c. and d. are correct

Question number: 1080

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

MCQ▾

Question

Any stimulus that follows a behavior and increases the likelihood that the behavior will be repeated is called a:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

response

b.

Situational stimulus

c.

Cue

d.

Punisher

e.

reinforcer

Question number: 1081

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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Question

Group polarization is an affect whereby:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Group members extreme positions become polarized with decreased group interaction

b.

Group decisions represent an exaggeration of the group members initial positions

c.

Extreme opinions in a group becomes moderate with increased group interaction

d.

The group members’ main concern is to maintain unanimity and group cohesion

e.

Group members moderate positions become polarized with increased group interaction

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