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Question 11.The first time Joe complimented his grandmother, she smiled and gave him a hug, a consequence he enjoyed. He learned that every time he is nice to his grandmother, she rewards him in a similar way. Now, he's more likely to be nice every time he sees his grandmother, due to this anticipated reward. What kind of learning did Joe use in this example?
Question 22.How are learning theories different from cognitive developmental theories?
Question 33.A pigeon receives a seed each time it pecks an electronic button on a device. If the button were to be turned off, the pigeon will peck at the button again and again, although no food comes out of the device. This is an example of _____.
Question 44.A conditioned response to a stimulus that is similar to the conditioned stimulus, but not exactly the same, is called _____.
Question 55.What does behaviorism claim about practicing psychological research?
Question 66.The ability to be cognizant of your body's motion and position is called
Question 77.Prevailing theories in psychology suggest that the main factors influencing our personalities include all of the following EXCEPT:
Question 88.Sanjay is in Pre-Algebra, and his teacher explains the concept of solving an equation for the 'x' variable. Sanjay learns how to do this by thinking about it quietly and practicing several problems on a worksheet. What kind of learning did Sanjay use in this example?
Question 99.How did Piaget's theory of development differ from that of Freud?
Question 1010.A personality trait is considered to be _____.
Question 1111.How is George Valliant important to the study of Freudian defense mechanisms?
Question 1212.Our bodies making us thirsty when our water levels are low is an example of _____ Theory.
Question 1313.According to structuralists, how is the structure of the mind created?
Question 1414.According to Sigmund Freud, _____.
Question 1515.Why did the use of developmental theories become popular for analyzing human growth?
Question 1616.A person who failed a class but tells people he got an A is experiencing denial. Why is this an unproductive way of dealing with disappointment?
Question 1717.A person who 'accidentally' deletes a coworker's presentation because the coworker forgot their lunch date is expressing _____.
Question 1818.A man who works late following a poor performance review is responding to a(n) _____.
Question 1919.When water in a pool feels frigid at first, then becomes acceptably warm, we're experiencing
Question 2020.What is the motivating factor according to Instinct Theory?
Question 2121._____ are a person's usual ways of thinking, behaving and feeling.
Question 2222.What makes Gestalt psychology different from structuralism?
Question 2323.A runner who trains twice as hard after suffering a big loss in a race is experiencing _____.
Question 2424.Your young daughter had never feared spiders. But after seeing you screech a few times a spider appeared in the house, she now cries whenever she sees a spider. This is an example of _____.
Question 2525.Sasha is in a mechanics class, and she needs to learn how to put together an engine. She gets confused by reading the book or by watching others do it, but she learns quickly when given the chance to actually work with an engine and put it together herself. Based on this information, what kind of learner is Sasha most likely to be?
Question 2626.Lynette feels socially inept and has a constant fear of being shamed or rejected by others. As a result, she avoids interacting in social situations and is reserved in her close relationships. This is an example of a _____.
Question 2727.A man who yells at his dog when he's upset with his girlfriend is experiencing _____.
Question 2828.All of the following are characteristics of operant conditioning EXCEPT:
Question 2929.Calvin is a singer who gets anxious when speaking to large groups. However, once he starts singing, he immediately feels confident and calm. This is transient action is an example of:
Question 3030.Maria watches her mother use the lawn mower one week, the next week Maria is able to mow the lawn upon her first try. What kind of learning did Maria use in this example?
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