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type of learning that involves the loss of sensitivity to stimuli due to repeated exposure
a series of responses that are tested and eliminated in a problem situation until a solution is found
a linear ranking of animals within the same species in which position dictates characteristic social behaviors
usually found in insects, a highly organized society in which each member has a specific biologically determined task
a chemical signal between members of the same species; acts much like hormones to influence physiology and behavior
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