Psychologist John Watson & the Little Albert Experiment


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

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1. In Watson's experiment, the baby initially _____.

2. Watson was able to condition the baby to _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You can expect to be asked about topics like what happened in Watson's Little Albert experiment and what it involved, as well as classical conditioning.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these practices, you'll be quizzed specifically on:

  • The experiment's unconditioned stimulus
  • Ways the baby reacted during the experiment
  • How Watson conditioned the baby
  • Examples of classical conditioning
  • The definition of classical conditioning

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about classical conditioning
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about uses of classical conditioning in a new way
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding Watson's Little Albert experiment and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

If you want to obtain more knowledge on Waton's experiment, have a look at the affiliated lesson. This lesson is titled Watson and Little Albert, and it will go over:

  • Waton's rationale behind the experiment
  • The experiment's components
  • The outcome of the experiment
  • What was learned