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Question 1 1. What is negative reinforcement?

Question 2 2. Why is scheduling useful in reinforcement?

Question 3 3. Mrs. García has planned a shaping program. The first thing that she did was to clearly define the target behavior, and then she decided when to deliver the _____. Based on how Mrs. Garcia is planning the shaping program, it is likely it will succeed.

Question 4 4. When the conditioned stimulus is no longer paired with the unconditioned stimulus, what occurs?

Question 5 5. In the prisoner's dilemma situation featuring Bonnie and Clyde, the most favorable outcome for both prisoners is for

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Question 6 6. Keller and Marian Breland's raccoon experiment showed that:

Question 7 7. Which of these is NOT a step in the shaping process?

Question 8 8. McDonald's using Olympic athletes in its ads is classical conditioning because _____.

Question 9 9. Mr. Zee claps his hands and his students immediately become silent. What is the clap?

Question 10 10. A few years ago, Claudia ate a tuna fish sandwich that made her sick. Since then, she cannot eat tuna fish sandwiches. This is an example of _____.

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Question 11 11. Fishing, in which you may catch something after 15 minutes, then another after 45 minutes, then another after two hours, is an example of a _____.

Question 12 12. _____ are examples of primary reinforcers.

Question 13 13. In operant conditioning, changes in behavior are

Question 14 14. In John Garcia's experiments, the rats did not want to eat the things they'd been fed shortly before being irradiated. What is a plausible explanation for this observation?

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements is true about evolutionarily-advantageous bodily defense mechanisms?

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Question 16 16. In Keller and Marian Breland's raccoon experiment, why didn't raccoons put coins in a piggy bank when they were given multiple coins?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is the BEST explanation of the purpose behind Merrill Flood and Melvin Dresher's game theory experiments:

Question 18 18. One conclusion of Albert Bandura's experiment is that _____.

Question 19 19. A shaping program should be continued until the student can _____.

Question 20 20. Why is it important to behave in an appropriate manner in front of children?

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Question 21 21. How is the situation of the Cold War similar to that of the hypothetical scenario presented in the prisoner's dilemma?

Question 22 22. A child's weekly allowance is an example of a _____.

Question 23 23. What is the difference between negative reinforcement and punishment?

Question 24 24. On the first day of kindergarten Mrs. Rose's class appears nervous. Mrs. Rose allows the children to have free time to color and play with clay. Each day during the first week of school, Mrs. Rose allows the children free time. By the end of the first week, the children appear calm and enter the room with happy faces. For the children, the kindergarten classroom has become the

Question 25 25. Secondary, or conditioned, reinforcement is:

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Question 26 26. Classical conditioning involves _____.

Question 27 27. In Wolfgang Köhler's experiment, the chimp reached the banana by _____.

Question 28 28. Which of the following is an example of intrinsic reinforcement?

Question 29 29. How does insight learning occur?

Question 30 30. John Watson's experiments involved the unconditioned stimulus of _____ with the conditioned stimulus of _____.

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