Learning-Operant Conditioning (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 26 - 30 of 50

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Question number: 26

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Question

Michelle receives $2000 bonus at her job after she sold the most cars this month, what does this depict?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Secondary reinforcer

b.

Total reinforcer

c.

Primary reinforcer

d.

Partial reinforcer

Question number: 27

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The term “reinforcement” refers to the pairing of:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

CR and UR

b.

CS and CR

c.

CS and US

d.

US and UR

Question number: 28

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Edward Thorndike’s principle that a behavior followed by a satisfying state of affairs is strengthened and a behavior followed by an annoying state of affairs is weakened became known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

observational learning

b.

law of effect

c.

classical conditioning

d.

operant conditioning

Question number: 29

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Question

Behaviour according to Operant conditioning theory is controlled by:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Free will

b.

Its consequences

c.

Goal

d.

Knowledge

Question number: 30

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Operant conditioning emphasized the study of overt, observable behavior, environmental conditions and the processes which determine behavior. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Operant conditioning deals with the function of behavior rather than the structure of personality. It is deterministic theory in which there is no free will.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

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

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