AP Psych Chapter 5
Use your textbook to complete these questions.
Select your name from the list.
Learning to make a reflex response to a stimulus other than to the original, natural stimulus is called ________.
The tendency to respond to a stimulus that is similar to the original conditioned stimulus is called ________.
transfer of habit strength
Rescorla's modern conceptualization of classical conditioning is based on the idea that ________.
there is a biological readiness for conditioning to occur between the CS and UCS
the CS substitutes for the UCS
reinforcement must occur by providing a pleasant event
the CS has to provide information about the coming of the UCS
A Skinner box is most likely to be used in research on ________.
Al must build 25 radios before he receives $20. What schedule of reinforcement is being used?
a continuous schedule
a fixed-ratio schedule
a variable-ratio schedule
a fixed-interval schedule
An example of a discriminative stimulus might be a ________.
the white rat in Watson's Little Albert study of producing phobias
none of these
the stimulus that acts as a UCS in classical conditioning
Neurofeedback, the newer version of biofeedback, involves trying to change ________.
brain wave activity
College students faced with unsolvable problems eventually give up and make only half-hearted attempts to solve new problems, even when the new problems can be solved easily. This behavior is probably due to ________.
Observational learning theory's foremost proponent is ________.
Learning that takes place without actual performance (a kind of latent learning) is called ________.
the innate performance preference
the observational delay effect
the learning/performance distinction
the delayed learning paradigm