Study guide questions for Test 2 (1).docx - iName Date Psychology Study Questions 1 Every day Mary uses her lunch money to buy green mangoes with

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iName: ___________________________Date:_____________________________Psychology Study Questions1. Every day, Mary uses her lunch money to buy green mangoes with habanero pepper even though they always make her mouth water. One day, as she is walking down the street, Mary seesa girl carrying green fruit in a plastic bag. Mary notices that her mouth is puckering and overflowing with saliva. In this example, the unconditioned stimulus is the:a. plastic bag.b. lunch money.c. green mango.d. puckering and saliva.2. When Casey opens the closet door to get some dog food, her dog salivates. What is the conditioned stimulus in this example?3. Many individuals decide that they feel hungry and eat lunch when they see both hands of the clock on the 12, indicating that it is noontime. This may occur regardless of how recently they ate breakfast. In this example, the conditioned response is:4. An experimenter finds that a certain male subject always has an increased heartbeat when he sees a picture of a nude female. The experimenter sounds a buzzer and then presents such a picture. The experimenter repeats this procedure until the man responds with an increased heartbeat to the sound of the buzzer alone. In this situation the conditioned response is the5. Getting an injection causes Mary to flinch. In classical conditioning the needle is a/an:a. neutral stimulusb. conditioned stimulusc. conditioned responsed. unconditioned stimulus6. A diaper commercial features a happy baby in the brand name's diapers. Happiness is an example of a/an7. Learning occurs when a _________________ stimulus is paired with a __________________ stimulus.
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8. The neutral stimulus always becomes the9. What is the first step in the shaping procedure to teach a rat to press a lever?a. Mold the rat’s body into the correct position to press the lever.b. Electronically stimulate the motor cortext of the rat.c. Reinforce a simple behaviour such as the rat sitting up.d. Press the lever a few times yourself to show how it works
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