Learning-Discrimination (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 4 of 4

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Question number: 1

» Learning » Discrimination

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

spontaneous recovery

b.

discrimination

c.

shaping

d.

generalization

Question number: 2

» Introduction to Psychology » Applications and Utility of Psychology

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If you were to walk into a laboratory where the effects of intense punishment on a rat’s ability to form a discrimination was being studied, you would be in the lab of a ________ psychologist.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

physiological

b.

developmental

c.

learning

d.

social

Question number: 3

» Learning » Discrimination

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

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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: 4

» Learning » Discrimination

Appeared in Year: 2016

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Which of the following are the correct explanation of discrimination and stimulus generalizations?

  1. Learning to respond to one stimulus but not to the other similar stimuli.
  2. Learning to respond to one stimulus but not to the other different stimuli.
  3. Stimuli similar to the one used during conditioning also elicit the conditioned response.
  4. Stimuli different to the one used during conditioning also elicit the conditioned response. (Paper - 3 July)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

1 and 4

b.

1 and 3

c.

2 and 3

d.

2 and 4

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