Stimulus Generalization: Definition & Explanation


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Classical conditioning involves _____

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1. Operant conditioning involves

2. Stimulus generalization involves

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and attached worksheet will help gauge your understanding of stimulus generalization. Topics you will need to know in order to pass the quiz include classical conditioning and stimulus generalization.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz is designed to measure your knowledge of:

  • Classical and operant conditioning
  • Stimulus generalization
  • A type of conditioning in a given example

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related science lesson
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding stimulus generalization and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about operant conditioning

Additional Learning

To learn more about stimulus generalization, review the lesson which called Stimulus Generalization: Definition & Explanation. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Stimulus generalization and examples
  • Conditioned stimulus and conditioned response
  • John Watson's experiments
  • Operant conditioning