Learning (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 65 - 68 of 333

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Question number: 65

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What is meant by punishment?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Taking away something unpleasant when the subject performs the correct behavior

b.

The reinforcement of a behavior every time it occurs

c.

Anything that comes to represent a primary reinforcer

d.

Adding something unwanted when the subject is not doing the correct behavior and then stopping it when he or she displays the correct behavior

e.

An attempt to weaken a response by following it with something unpleasant

Question number: 66

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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What is Premack principle in operant conditioning?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

More desirable behavior can be achieved through positive reinforcement.

b.

Primary reinforcers are used to reinforce desirable behavior.

c.

Punishment is ineffective.

d.

Acquiring a desired behavior from an individual can be effectively used as a reinforcer for another, less desirable activity.

e.

Punishment is effective when paired with an aversive stimulus.

Question number: 67

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Michelle receives $2000 bonus at her job after she sold the most cars this month, what does this depict?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Continual reinforcer

b.

Secondary reinforcer

c.

Partial reinforcer

d.

Primary reinforcer

e.

Total reinforcer

Question number: 68

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The term “reinforcement” refers to the pairing of:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

US and UR

b.

CS and US

c.

CS and UR

d.

CR and UR

e.

CS and CR

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