Psychology MCQ Test: Learning Quiz!

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Psychology MCQ Test: Learning Quiz!

Psychology MCQ tests: learning quiz! Psychology is the study of why people and animals behave the way they do. There are different ways that one can be trained to behave in a certain way. One can be accustomed to thinking that a given behaviour brings a certain reward. Do take up this quiz and get to see the role psychology plays in training of pets and the different types of rewards. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is classical conditioning?
    • A. 

      Two stimuli; one response, one consequence

    • B. 

      Two stimuli

    • C. 

      Two stimulic; 2 responses

  • 2. 
    Learning is defined as "a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due to
    • A. 

      Instinct"

    • B. 

      Mental processes"

    • C. 

      Experience"

  • 3. 
    In Pavlov's experiments, dogs learned to salivate in response to a tone. The tone is, therefore, a(an)
    • A. 

      Conditioned stimuli

    • B. 

      Neutral stimulus

    • C. 

      Unconditioned response

  • 4. 
    Which scientists performed the study on Little Albert?
    • A. 

      Watson and Rayner

    • B. 

      Rayner and Pavlov

    • C. 

      Pavlov and Darwin

  • 5. 
    What are the processes of Classical Conditioning?
    • A. 

      Discriminate, generalization, aquisition

    • B. 

      Acquisition, extinction, spontaneous recovery, generalization, discrimination

    • C. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Learning from the results of your behavior.
    • A. 

      Behaviorism

    • B. 

      Reinforcement

    • C. 

      Operant conditioning

  • 7. 
    Primary reinforcers can be
    • A. 

      Kisses, hugs, food

    • B. 

      Money, jewelry, gold stars

    • C. 

      None of these

  • 8. 
    Secondary reinforcers can be.
    • A. 

      Money, gold stars, jewelry

    • B. 

      Kisses, hugs, candy

    • C. 

      Neither of these

  • 9. 
    Learning and observing behavior, is a study done by
    • A. 

      Pavlov

    • B. 

      Darwin

    • C. 

      Bandura