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Quiz 6 :

Learning

Quiz 6 :

Learning

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Vicarious conditioning is BEST defined as:
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That 14-year-old Shayla is starting to become interested in certain people as "more than friends" is MOST likely due to:
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Shoe companies often pair their logos with successful athletes in order to get you excited about buying their shoes. Prior to the advertising and branding process, the shoe company's logo would be considered a(n) _____ in classical conditioning terms.
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_____ is the process by which stimuli that are similar to the conditioned stimulus might cause a similar response.
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Shoe companies often pair their logos with successful athletes in order to get you excited about buying their shoes. Which could be BEST described as the conditioned response in this scenario?
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When driving, you only go through a traffic signal when it is green, not when it's red. The color of the light is BEST described as serving as a(n):
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A behavior that is spontaneously recovered is BEST described as one that:
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When Yizhou got a rash on his arm, his mother suggested he rub an anti-itch cream on it. Since the cream got rid of his skin irritation, Yizhou now applies it whenever he gets a rash. This is BEST described as an example of:
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In order to feed his cat, Mitchell has to open the kitchen drawer. Now whenever Mitchell opens the kitchen drawer-even if he's getting something other than cat food-his cat comes running in and starts meowing loudly while circling its food bowl. In this situation, the cat's behavior of running into the kitchen upon hearing the sound of the kitchen drawer is considered a(n):
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_____ is the process by which consequences of a behavior increase the likelihood that the behavior will happen again.
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The classical conditioning process known as discrimination is characterized by:
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An initial increase in behavior that occurs when a reinforcer is removed from a contingency is called:
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Which statement about B. F. Skinner is NOT true?
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In positive punishment, presentation of a(n) _____ stimulus _____ the likelihood that the behavior will happen again.
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Which of the following BEST describes learning?
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Sam is teaching his dog to sit up and beg. First, he gives his dog a treat for just sitting. Then he makes the dog raise up one paw after it sits before giving it a treat. Finally, he gives the dog a treat only when the dog sits up and raises both paws. What term BEST describes this process?
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Mary is highly allergic to cats. Mary's friend, Sue, has a roommate who has cats. Whenever Mary visits Sue, Mary sneezes even before she enters Sue's house. Mary's sneezing persists even after Sue's roommate and his cats have moved out. After a while, Mary stops sneezing before she enters Sue's house. The point at which Mary's sneezing stopped is an example of:
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_____ is the moment at which the conditioned stimulus no longer produces a conditioned response.
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Compared to classical conditioning, operant conditioning is more:
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Money to buy food when hungry is BEST described as a:
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