Ready to test your Knowledge?
Try out our new practice tests completely free!
exam preparation banner icon

Theories of Personality

Psychology

Quiz 3 :

Conditioninglearning Theories of Personality

Quiz 3 :

Conditioninglearning Theories of Personality

search
arrow
The idea that genes set the boundaries for culture is termed by sociobiologists
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

D

arrow
The A in Watson's ABCs stands for
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

B

arrow
is a measure of response strength by cutting off reinforcement and noting how many times an animal will continue to respond before giving up.
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

B

arrow
Prepared learning is defined as genetically programmed
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
While the early compositional theorists emphasized biochemical composition, the modern physiological zone personality researchers emphasize is
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
According to this chapter, what is a flaw of the pharmaceutical industry?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
Sociobiology has proven itself remarkably heuristic, meaning that
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
Which of the following is NOT one of three basic emotions Watson says are inborn?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
Operant conditioning uses consequences to shape behavior, while classical conditioning
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
In the behaviorist model of psychology, humans are seen as
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
Skinner invented a small compartment which is known as the
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
What is the foundation for personality traits according to modern compositional theorists?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
Behaviorists believe that instead of trying to find family problems or personal dynamics behind a behavior, you should instead simply treat the problem behaviors with
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
The total number of genes carried by a species is called
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
Teaching a dog tricks by rewarding the dog when it is making successive approximations, or steps toward the correct action, is an example of
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
Behaviorists are also sometimes called
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
What is the reproductive imperative?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
For Behaviorists, in what zone is personality always reactive-responding to consequences dispensed by the environment?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
Watson's ABCs were Associated Behaviors Connect, while Skinner's ABCs were
Multiple Choice
Answer:
arrow
What are cultural universals?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Showing 1 - 20 of 33