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CASA psych Learning Test

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5 Matching Questions

  1. learned helplessness
  2. fixed ratio
  3. Lev Vygotsky
  4. fixed interval
  5. BF Skinner
  1. a which schedule is this: a teacher calculates your participation points every day at three o'clock?
  2. b he described the Zone of Proximal Development as tasks a little harder than what a child can already do, tasks that children can learn with adult guidance
  3. c Martin Seligman developed this idea after experiments in which dogs were shocked; some had the opportunity to escape from the shocks, others did not
  4. d the father of operant conditioning
  5. e which schedule is this: your math teacher gives you 10 extra credit points for every 20 extra problems you solve?

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. variable interval is one
  2. reinforcement of the sort offered by a slot machine
  3. Bandura's idea that our behavior, our psychology and our environment all affect each other
  4. if there is long time lag between the behavior and its consequence, conditioning may not occur
  5. worked on the Little Albert experiment with Watson

5 True/False Questions

  1. extrinsic motivationa desire to do something for its own sake, because one finds the behavior rewarding in itself

          

  2. Ivan Pavlovhis experiments in injecting animals with drugs that made them nauseous after feeding them a certain food helped to establish the idea that organisms learn best behaviors that affect survival

          

  3. active avoidancekeeping away from an unpleasant stimulus by performing a particular behavior; eg, pressing a lever to prevent an electric shock

          

  4. variable ratiowhich schedule is this: your math teacher gives you 10 extra credit points for every 20 extra problems you solve?

          

  5. cognitive mapa mental representation of an environment gained through experience or observation, as a rat has of a maze

          

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