The predictability of an association between a CS and a US facilitates an organism's ability to anticipate the occurrence of the US. This fact is most likely to be highlighted by a ____ perspective.
In teaching her son to play basketball, Mrs. Richards initially reinforces him with praise for simply dribbling while standing still, then only for walking while dribbling, and finally only for running while dribbling. She is using a procedure known as ____.
Airline frequent flyer programs that reward customers with a free flight every 50,000 miles of travel illustrate the use of a ____ schedule of reinforcement.
Punishment ____ the rate of the operant responding, and negative reinforcement ____ the rate of operant responding.
Which dream theory states that dreams are a result of random neural activity in the cortex?
REM Sleep decrease
Alcohol consumption disrupts the processing of recent experiences into long-term memory by _____.
Creating new schemes or adjusting old ones to meet our changing expectations of the environment is called ____.
Mark believes that choosing to violate government laws is morally justifiable if it is done to protect the lives of innocent people. Kohlberg would suggest that this illustrates ____ morality.
After Lindsey learned that penguins can't fly she had to modify her existing concept of birds. This best illustrates the process of ____.
Conditioned response CR
You repeatedly hear a tone just before having a puff of air directed to your eyes. Blinking to the tone presented without an air puff is a ____.
To reduce a the personally harmful behavior of self-destructive children, therapists have squirted water in their faces whenever they bite themselves. The squirt of water is a ____.