Learning-Reinforcement (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 40

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Question number: 1

» Learning » Reinforcement

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Secondary reinforcers are

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a.

learned.

b.

innate.

c.

almost never effective.

d.

much more effective than primary reinforcers.

Question number: 2

» Learning » Reinforcement

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If you give a child her favorite licorice candy for doing well in school and she continues to do well in school, the licorice candy is

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a.

a reinforcer, but not a reward.

b.

a reward and a reinforcer.

c.

a reward, but not a reinforcer.

d.

neither a reinforcer nor a reward.

Question number: 3

» Learning » Reinforcement

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Role of reinforcement in learning was emphasized by ________.

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a.

Barron

b.

Hull

c.

Skinner

d.

Watson

Question number: 4

» Learning » Reinforcement

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When a reward follows every response, it is called ________.

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a.

Continuous reinforcement

b.

Fixed reinforcement

c.

Controlled reinforcement

d.

Ratio reinforcement

Question number: 5

» Learning » Reinforcement

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A student does a good job on math problems for homework, and the teacher awards a sticker. This demonstrates the use of

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antecedents.

b.

extinction.

c.

reinforcement.

d.

spontaneous recovery.

Question number: 6

» Learning » Reinforcement

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By a continuous reinforcement schedule, we mean that

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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.

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