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5 Matching questions

  1. law of effect
  2. mirror neurons
  3. classical conditioning
  4. variable-ratio schedule
  5. modeling
  1. a process of observing and imitating a specific behavior
  2. b frontal lobe neurons that fire when performing certain actions
  3. c Thorndikes principle that behaviors followed by favorable consequences become more likely and the opposite for unfavorable consequences
  4. d reinforces a response after an unpredictable number of responses
  5. e one learns to link two or more stimuli and anticipate events

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. reinforcement after a specified number of responses
  2. tendency once a response has been conditioned, for stimuli similar to the conditioned stimulus to elicit a similar response
  3. learning that certain events occur together
  4. type of learning in which behavior is strenghtened if followed by a reinforcer or diminished if followed by a punisher
  5. stimulus that naturally triggers a response

5 True/False questions

  1. operant behaviorbehavior that occurs as an automatic response to some stimulus

          

  2. acquisitionclassical conditioning: linkage between neutral stimulus and unconditioned stimulus so that the neutral stimulus begins triggering the conditioned response
    operant conditioning: the strengthening of a reinforced response

          

  3. partial reinforcementreinforce part of the time

          

  4. conditioned reinforcerlearned response to a previously neutral stimulus

          

  5. extinctionclassical conditioning: linkage between neutral stimulus and unconditioned stimulus so that the neutral stimulus begins triggering the conditioned response
    operant conditioning: the strengthening of a reinforced response