Classical Conditioning And Operant Conditioning

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Undergraduate psychology quiz on the two main forms of conditioning, operant and classical conditioning. This quiz was derived from material in: Psychology-Hockenbury & Hockenbury-5th Edition

  
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  • 1. 
    Nonreflexive, voluntary behaviors are associated with _______________ conditioning.
    • A. 

      Operant

    • B. 

      Classical


  • 2. 
    Responding decreases with the elimination of reinforcing consequences during the extinction process of _________________ conditioning.
    • A. 

      Operant

    • B. 

      Classical


  • 3. 
    In __________ conditioning, the conditioned responses are active behaviors that operate on the environment.
    • A. 

      Classical

    • B. 

      Operant


  • 4. 
    In _____________ conditioning, the basis of learning is the association of two stimuli, the conditioned stimulus and the unconditioned stimulus.
    • A. 

      Classical

    • B. 

      Operant


  • 5. 
    The expectation that the conditioned response reliably predicts the unconditioned stimulus characterizes the cognitive aspect of _______________ conditioning.
    • A. 

      Classical

    • B. 

      Operant


  • 6. 
    The behavior is emitted by the organism in ____________ conditioning.
    • A. 

      Operant

    • B. 

      Classical


  • 7. 
    Conditions physiological and emotional responses. (classical or operant conditioning?)
    • A. 

      Operant

    • B. 

      Classical


  • 8. 
    In ___________________ conditioning, the performance of the behavior is influenced by the expectation of reinforcement or punishment.
    • A. 

      Operant

    • B. 

      Classical


  • 9. 
    In ________________ conditioning, the basis of learning is the process of associating a response and the consequence that follows it.
    • A. 

      Operant

    • B. 

      Classical


  • 10. 
    Reflexive, involuntary behaviors are associated with ___________ conditioning.
    • A. 

      Classical

    • B. 

      Operant


  • 11. 
    In ___________ conditioning, the extinction process is the decreasing of the conditioned response when the conditioned simulus is repeatedly presented alone
    • A. 

      Classical

    • B. 

      Operant


  • 12. 
    The evolutionary influence of _______________ conditioning is that innate predispositions influence how easily an association is formed between a particular stimulus and response.
    • A. 

      Operant

    • B. 

      Classical


  • 13. 
    The evolutionary influence in ____________ conditioning is that behaviors similar to natural or instinctive behaviors are more readily conditioned.
    • A. 

      Classical

    • B. 

      Operant


  • 14. 
    Behavior is elicited by a stimulus in _____________ conditioning.
    • A. 

      Operant

    • B. 

      Classical


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