5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- decay theory
- criterion referenced
- a this is when a memory is held by meaning rather than visually or acuostically, this is normally the case with the long term memory
- b when a memory isn't used it fades with time and disappears
- c interpretations that compare subjects with a standard of performance
- d The process of acquiring, storing, retrieving, and using information
- e Learning; Concepts: Classical conditioning terms, behavioral conditioning; Study Basics: Classical conditioning—conditioned fear into infants (including Little Albert) in order to examine how fears are learned and generalized
5 Multiple choice questions
- a type of learning in which an organism comes to associate stimuli. A neutral stimulus that signals an unconditioned stimulus (US) begins to produce a response that anticipates and prepares for the unconditioned stimulus. Also called Pavlovian or respondent conditioning.
- the ability to retain sensory information for longer, this is more common in children
- a heuristic device in which a solution to a problem is found by evaluating the difference between the current situation and the goal
- The termination of an unpleasant condition after a response, this increases the probability the response will be repeated.
- theory of sleep proposing that sleep is necessary to the physical health of the body and serves to replenish chemicals and repair cellular damage.
5 True/False questions
Positive Punishment → punishment that occurs with the removal of a stimulus and decreasing the probability of a behavior's recurring
learning → a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due to experience
concept → a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
Stanford-Binet Intelligence scale → modern descendent of the first successful intelligence test that measures general intelligence and four factors verbal reasoning, quantitative reasoning, spatial reasoning, and short-term memory.
linguistic relativity hypothesis → theory of sleep proposing that sleep is necessary to the physical health of the body and serves to replenish chemicals and repair cellular damage.