Social Learning Theory: Definition & Examples


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Social learning theory relates to learning by:

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1. Social Learning Theory was developed by:

2. How many processes are involved in Social Learning Theory?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Taking a look at the role others play in our own development, this quiz and corresponding worksheet will help you gauge your knowledge of the social learning theory. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include understanding the characteristics of the theory as well as knowing who developed the social learning theory.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Characteristics of the social learning theory
  • Who developed the theory
  • Number of processes involved in the theory
  • Bandura's famous experiment
  • Processes involved in the theory

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will let you practice the following skills:

  • Interpreting information - verify you can read information regarding who developed the theory and interpret it correctly
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related social learning theory lesson
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Bandura's famous experiment

Additional Learning

To learn more about how we like to mimic others, review the corresponding lesson Social Learning Theory: Definition & Examples. This lesson will help you:

  • Describe the ways a person can learn
  • Understand what Albert Bandura taught us about human behavior
  • Identify the four processes of the social learning theory
  • Explain the difference between attention and retention
  • Appreciate the importance of motivation to learning a new behavior