Learning Perspective Quiz #1

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What term does this definition describe? "a classically conditioned dislike for and avoidance of a particular food that develops when an organism becomes ill after eating the food."
    • A. 

      Behaviorism

    • B. 

      Biological Preparedness

    • C. 

      Taste Aversion

    • D. 

      Placebo Response

  • 2. 
    Jack Candylover received a good score on his semester one exam and got candies for reward. Next time, he did even better on his exams and got more candies. What type of reinforcement did Jack receive?
    • A. 

      Positive Reinforcement

    • B. 

      Negative Reinforcement

    • C. 

      Law of Effect

    • D. 

      Primary Reinforcer

  • 3. 
    Neutral Stimulus, Unconditioned Stimulus and Controlled Stimulus are components of __________ conditioning.
    • A. 

      Operant

    • B. 

      Neutral

    • C. 

      Logical

    • D. 

      Classical

  • 4. 
    What is, punishment by application?
    • A. 

      Situation in which an operant is followed by the presentation or addition of an aversive stimulus.

    • B. 

      Presentation of a stimulus or event following a behavior that acts to decrease the likelihood of the behavior's being repeated.

    • C. 

      Situation in which a response is followed by the addition of a reinforcing stimulus, increasing the likelihood that the response will be repeated in similar situations

    • D. 

      An idea that an organism is innately predisposed to form associations between certain stimuli and responses.

  • 5. 
    What term does this definition describe? "Learning that occurs in the absence of reinforcement but is not behaviorally demonstrated until a reinforcer becomes available."
    • A. 

      Operant Conditioning

    • B. 

      Classical Conditioning

    • C. 

      Latent Learning

    • D. 

      Observational Learning