Psychology MCQ Test: Learning Quiz!

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Get ready for this "Psychology MCQ Test: 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 behavior brings a certain reward. Take up this quiz and see the role psychology plays in training pets and the different types of rewards. All the best!


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

      Two stimuli

    • B. 

      Two stimuli; 2 responses

    • C. 

      Three stimuli

    • D. 

      Two stimuli; one response, one consequence

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

      Instinct"

    • B. 

      Mental processes"

    • C. 

      Experience"

    • D. 

      Emotion

  • 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

    • D. 

      None

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

      Watson and Rayner

    • B. 

      Rayner and Pavlov

    • C. 

      Pavlov and Darwin

    • D. 

      None of these

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

      Discriminate, generalization, acquisition

    • B. 

      Acquisition, extinction, spontaneous recovery, generalization, discrimination

    • C. 

      None of the above

    • D. 

      Both A & B

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

      Behaviorism

    • B. 

      Reinforcement

    • C. 

      Operant conditioning

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 7. 
    What is the role of reinforcement in the Operant conditioning procedure?
    • A. 

      Important

    • B. 

      Useful

    • C. 

      Somewhat useful

    • D. 

      Insignificant

  • 8. 
    Primary reinforcers can be
    • A. 

      Kisses, hugs, food

    • B. 

      Money, jewelry, gold stars

    • C. 

      None of these

    • D. 

      Both A & B

  • 9. 
    Secondary reinforcers can be.
    • A. 

      Money, gold stars, jewelry

    • B. 

      Kisses, hugs, candy

    • C. 

      Neither of these

    • D. 

      Both of these

  • 10. 
    Learning and observing behavior is a study done by
    • A. 

      Pavlov

    • B. 

      Darwin

    • C. 

      Newton

    • D. 

      Bandura

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