Learning (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 147 - 150 of 316

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Question number: 147

» Learning » Extinction

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

A parent deliberately ignores a child’s temper tantrums in an attempt to discourage them. The parent’s strategy is in accordance with

(June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Operant escape

b.

Negative reinforcement

c.

Extinction

d.

Operant avoidance

Question number: 148

» Learning » Punishment

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following are problems with punishment? (December)

1. The effect of punishment is often temporary.

2. Severe punishment creates fear and anxiety.

3. Mild punishment is paired with reinforcement of the correct behavior.

4. Aggressive punishment can model aggressive behavior.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1, 2 and 4

b.

1 and 4

c.

2 and 3

d.

2, 3 and 4

Question number: 149

» Learning » Reinforcement

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Question

By a continuous reinforcement schedule, we mean that

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

responding without pausing is the requirement for reinforcement.

b.

reinforcement continues even when errors are made.

c.

each correct response is reinforced.

d.

reinforcements occur continuously regardless of the subject’s behavior.

Question number: 150

» Learning » Factors in Human Learning

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following factors influence the impact of interference on learning?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The nature of the material being learned

b.

The organization and meaningfulness of the information learned

c.

The type of activity that flows studying

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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