Psychology Quiz On Learning

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Do you know about the psychology of learning? Take this psychology quiz on learning, and see how well you understand this psychology concept. The psychology of learning is a theoretical science covering the various psychological theories related to learning. You must take this quiz if you know them well or have studied them. This quiz will not only test your knowledge but will also enhance it. Go for it, and check out your scores. All the best! Do not forget to share the quiz with other aspirants of psychology.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Some experience that results in a relatively permanent change in the state of a person is known as ___________________. 
  • 2. 
    What is a simple form of learning?
    • A. 

      Exposure

    • B. 

      Habituation

    • C. 

      Experience

    • D. 

      Memorizing

  • 3. 
    You move to a big city and experience your first traffic jams, which drive you crazy. After a year sitting in traffic just becomes part of your routine. This is an example of what?
    • A. 

      Learning

    • B. 

      Residential reforming

    • C. 

      Habituation

    • D. 

      Recalling

  • 4. 
    Ivan Pavlov experimented with what? 
    • A. 

      Cognition

    • B. 

      Dreams

    • C. 

      Classical conditioning

    • D. 

      Adaptive reproduction

  • 5. 
    The principle of classical conditioning where a process in which the CR is observed even though the CS is slightly different from the original one used during acquisition. 
    • A. 

      Extinction

    • B. 

      Discrimination

    • C. 

      Generalization

    • D. 

      Spontaneous recovery

  • 6. 
    The principle of classical conditioning where the capacity to distinguish between similar but distinct stimuli is what?
    • A. 

      Extinction

    • B. 

      Disctimination

    • C. 

      Generalization

    • D. 

      Spontaneous recovery

  • 7. 
    What occurs when the likelihood of an action potential in a post-synaptic neuron is increased by the electrical stimulation of a pre-synaptic neuron? 
    • A. 

      Action potential

    • B. 

      LTP

    • C. 

      ACh

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Cells that fire together, ________ together. 
    • A. 

      Hire

    • B. 

      Wire

    • C. 

      Tyre

    • D. 

      Mire

  • 9. 
    If you get drunk on tequila, you cannot drink tequila anymore because your body relates tequila with vomiting and creates an aversion to tequila. This is an example of what?
    • A. 

      Biological preparedness

    • B. 

      Evolutionary significance of conditioned food aversions

    • C. 

      Conditioned stimuli

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    Was contiguity sufficient to create CS-US associations?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

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