Learning-Reinforcement (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 28 - 32 of 40

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Question number: 28

» Learning » Reinforcement

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A corporate pay policy comparable to a fixed ratio schedule of reinforcement is

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Choice (4) Response
a.

paying employees a fixed salary.

b.

salary adjustments based on the quality of work performed.

c.

payment of employees on a piece-work basis.

d.

paying employees at the end of each day.

Question number: 29

» Learning » Reinforcement

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The fact that responses become more resistant to extinction, after partial reinforcement, is called

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Choice (4) Response
a.

the stimulus generalization effect.

b.

the Skinner effect.

c.

the partial reinforcement effect.

d.

the resistance effect.

Question number: 30

» Learning » Reinforcement

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Arjun gets annoyed when his mother nags him to do his homework, when he finally does it, his mother stops nagging. Now he does the homework without any nagging. Here ‘nagging’ has served as a

(June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Punishment by removal

b.

Negative reinforcement

c.

Positive reinforcement

d.

Punishment by application

Question number: 31

» Learning » Reinforcement

Appeared in Year: 2015

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The rate of responding is found to be higher in the condition of: (June)

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Variable - ratio schedule of reinforcement

b.

Fixed - ratio Schedule of reinforcement

c.

Variable - interval schedule of reinforcement

d. Both a. and b. are correct

Question number: 32

» Learning » Reinforcement

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Partial reinforcement is considered better than continuous reinforcement because: (June)

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Choice (4) Response
a.

the extinction occurs rapidly

b.

the extinction occurs slowly

c.

the learning occurs slowly

d.

The learning occurs rapidly

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