Learning (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 116 - 120 of 317

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Question number: 116

» Learning » Factors in Human Learning

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Certain species are said to be ready, or predisposed, to learn something’s easily, such responses are called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Contraprepared behavior

b.

Unprepared behavior

c.

Prepared behavior

d.

Acquired behavior

Question number: 117

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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Which of the following best describes the unusual events that occurred in Pavlov’s laboratory leading him to the discovery of classical conditioning?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Dogs salivated after meat powder was placed in their mouths.

b.

Dogs salivated if and only if they were given a reward.

c.

Dogs sometimes salivated before meat powder was placed in their mouths.

d.

Salivation existed in dogs as an unlearned reflex.

Question number: 118

» Learning » Discrimination

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A child bitten by a white dog is not afraid of black dogs. This is an example of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

spontaneous recovery

b.

discrimination

c.

shaping

d.

generalization

Question number: 119

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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In operant conditioning, the reinforcer occurs ________ the response, and in classical conditioning, it occurs ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

after; before

b.

before; after

c.

after; after

d.

before; before

Question number: 120

» Learning » Factors in Human Learning

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An important step in the mastery of many motor skills is achieved when the skills becomes ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Fixed

b.

Graduated

c.

Automated

d.

Reversible

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