← psych exam 2 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- alfred binet
- fixed ratio
- episodic memory
- a memory for episodes in your own life
- b a schedule where reinforcement happens after a correct number of responses
- c mental shortcuts that help us to streamline our thinking and make sense of our world
- d an operant conditioning procedure in which reinforcers guide behavior toward closer and closer approximations of the desired behavior
- e the indvidual that published the first measure of intelligence in 1905. The purpose of his intelligence test was to correctly place students on academic tracks in the French school system.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A phenomenon that no one can accurately recall events from the first three years of life.
- in classical conditioning, a stimulus that unconditionally—naturally and automatically—triggers a response.
- your memory for meanings and general (impersonal) facts
- we are afraid BECAUSE WE TREMBLE, different PATTERNS of autonomic activation lead to the experience of different emotions
- an acquired response that is under the control of (conditional on the occurrence of) a stimulus
5 True/False Questions
phonemes → smallest meaningful units of speech; simple words, suffixes, prefixes; examples: red, hot, calm, -ed, pre-
mental set → the grammatical arrangement of words in sentences
proactive interference → the disruptive effect of new learning on the recall of old information
ivan pavlov → Russian physiologist who observed conditioned salivary responses in dogs (1849-1936) (CLASSICAL CONDITIONING)
garcia and koelling → researchers who did major studies on classical conditoning and taste aversions - rats