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designed the operant chamber, which has a bar that an animal presses to release a reward, with a device that records responses; proved rewarded behavior is likely to recur
increasing behaviors by presenting positive stimuli, such as food; strengthens the response
increasing behaviors by stopping or reducing negative stimuli; when removed after a response, it strengthens the response
conditioned reinforcer; a stimulus that gains its reinforcing power through its association with a primary reinforcer
a reinforcement schedule that reinforces a response only after a specified number of responses
a reinforcement schedule that reinforces a response after an unpredictable umber of responses
a reinforcement schedule that reinforces a response only after a specified time has elapsed
a reinforcement schedule that reinforces a response at unpredictable time intervals
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