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Ch 8: Basic Principles of Learning

About This Chapter

In this chapter, you'll review a series of lessons that cover the basic principles of learning. Access these fun lessons and self-assessments whenever you need to review these principles for an upcoming exam or academic assignment.

Basic Principles of Learning - Chapter Summary

If you need a quick overview of the basic principles of learning, then you're in the right place. This online study guide chapter offers short and expertly taught lessons about fundamental learning concepts, including habituation, modeling, stimulus generalization, discrimination learning and more. When you're finished working through the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Define the concepts of discrimination learning
  • Explain stimulus generalization
  • Discuss the process of habituation
  • Assess examples of modeling in terms of observational learning
  • Compare types of wisdom

Following each lesson is a short quiz that's designed to reinforce your understanding of the information. You can work through the chapter at your own pace, and our subject-matter experts are happy to answer any questions you may have. We've also made the chapter accessible on any computer or mobile device for your convenience.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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