Spontaneous Recovery in Psychology: Definition & Examples


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Spontaneous recovery is most associated with which researcher?

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1. Spontaneous recovery appears:

2. Which of the following statements is true?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Spontaneous recovery is associated with training conditioned responses, and how long it takes to respond to a stimuli. This quiz/worksheet set will evaluate your understanding of the concept, including how it relates to the learning process.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In the short quiz, you'll be tested on:

  • Researcher linked to spontaneous recovery
  • How spontaneous recovery manifests
  • The occurrence of spontaneous recovery
  • George Briggs' contributions
  • What process spontaneous recovery is related to

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet give you the opportunity to apply the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related psychology lesson
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding spontaneous recovery and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding George Briggs

Additional Learning

For more extensive information about spontaneous recovery, review the lesson entitled Spontaneous Recovery in Psychology: Definition & Examples. The lesson includes the following goals:

  • Explain experiments with classical conditioning
  • Provide information about conditioned responses and recovery times
  • Detail the contributions of George Edward Briggs
  • Define terms like spontaneous recovery and retroactive interference