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leaning and cognition chapter 6
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Suppose you work on a group project for one of your classes. You do 80% of the work for the project and also do an excellent job of presenting it to the rest of the class. However, your teacher gives a higher grade to another member of the group who actually contributed very little to the project but who is very outgoing and flamboyant. This example is most similar to the effect of
When Juan's childhood friend became a famous movie star, Juan also became something of a town celebrity. This is most analogous to the process of
After being cheated by a dishonest salesman at a local appliance store, Amy is able to distinguish between salesmen who are dishonest and those who are not. In this scenario, Amy is applying the concept of _____.
Both blocking and overshadowing demonstrate that
mere contiguity between a neutral stimulus and a US is insufficient for conditioning to occur.
In _____, a stimulus that is associated with a CS can also become a CS.
Pavlov reported that dogs with a(n) _____ temperament were _____ to condition than their counterparts.
An experiment on classical conditioning involves the presentation of two stimuli of different intensities. When presented individually, it is observed from the experiment that the stimulus of greater intensity elicits a CR, while the stimulus of lesser intensity does not elicit a CR. This is most likely an experiment on _____.
Strengthening is to _____ as weakening is to _____
In an experiment conducted on dogs, a bright light paired with food will produce _____ compared to a faint light paired with food.
a stronger response of salivation
In the original experiments on experimental neurosis, dogs were exposed to a circle and an ellipse that were
gradually made more and more similar.
A sensory preconditioning experiment begins with the pairing of
Strengthening is to _____ as weakening is to _____.
When we have reached the maximum amount of conditioning that can be obtained in a particular situation, we say we have reached the _____ of conditioning.
Spontaneous recovery tends to _____ across repeated sessions of extinction.
In pairing a light with a shock, a brighter light will result in
Stimulus generalization in classical conditioning is the tendency for a _____ to occur in the presence of a stimulus that is similar to the _____
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