Learning (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 213 - 217 of 316

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Question number: 213

» Learning » Punishment

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A punisher can be

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

any consequence that reduces the occurrence of a behavior.

b.

a positive reinforcer.

c.

the removal of a positive state of affairs.

d.

the onset of an unpleasant event.

Question number: 214

» Learning » Reinforcement

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

If your teacher embarrasses you for asking a question in class, it is less likely that you would ask questions in class in future.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Negative reinforcement reduces the occurrence of behavior

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question number: 215

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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________ in classical conditioning is the process of presenting the conditioned stimulus alone without the unconditioned stimulus for a number of trials.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Discrimination

b.

Extinction

c.

Generalization

d.

None of the above

Question number: 216

» Learning » Extinction

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Extinction in operant conditioning is also subject to ________ of a response.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Shaping

b.

Automation

c.

Spontaneous recovery

d.

Successive approximations

Question number: 217

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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Ivan Pavlov has been credited with the initial discovery of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

classical conditioning.

b.

vicarious conditioning.

c.

operant conditioning.

d.

reinforcement.

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