Learning (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 259 - 261 of 311

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Question number: 259

» Learning » Reinforcement

MCQ▾

Question

Jimmy helps his father put away the dishes after dinner. Jimmy’s father wants to increase the probability of this behavior and will be most successful by praising Jimmy

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the next time they are putting away dishes.

b.

at bedtime.

c.

after all the dishes are put away.

d.

the next morning at breakfast.

Question number: 260

» Learning » Discrimination

MCQ▾

Question

Two principles of conditioning that have aided our learning and improved our adaptability as a species are

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

lower order and higher order conditioning.

b.

extinction and inhibition.

c.

spontaneous recovery and extinction.

d.

stimulus generalization and stimulus discrimination.

Question number: 261

» Learning » Reinforcement

Appeared in Year: 2014

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match List –I with List -II and select the correct answer using the codes given below: (December)
List-Ⅰ (List - I (Procedure) ) List-Ⅱ (List - II (Behavioral Outcome) )

(A)

Positive reinforcement

(i)

Learn to perform responses that permit to avoid or escape an unpleasant event.

(B)

Negative punishment

(ii)

Learn to suppress responses that lead to unpleasant outcome.

(C)

Negative reinforcement

(iii)

Learn to suppress responses that lead to loss or postponement of desired stimulus.

(D)

Positive punishment

(iv)

Learn to perform responses that produce pleasant outcome.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)
a.
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
b.
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
c.
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
d.
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

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