Q2 - Psychology 101 Dr. D. L. Chute Sample Quiz 2 1. The...

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Psychology 101 Dr. D. L. Chute Sample Quiz 2 1. The therapeutic technique by which a phobic stimulus is conditioned to be associated with relaxation rather than anxiety is known as: c. systematic desensitization 2. What strengthens the likelihood of a behavior happening again through the removal or reduction of an aversive stimulus? b. negative reinforcer 3. Which of the following is the type of reinforcement that results in a slow acquisition of a response but a great resistance to extinction? b. partial reinforcement 4. Observing and imitating a specific behavior is known as: d. modeling
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5. When Frank’s mother-in-law yells at him, as she frequently does, he gets angry. Whenever he sees her, he feels hostile. What is the unconditioned stimulus? d. yelling 6. The "classical" experiment associated with classical conditioning is a. dogs salivating to a tone 7. An event that increases the probability of the behavior which it most immediately follows is called: b. reinforcement 8. An educational bias in problem solving could a. prevent an adult from seeing a solution evident to a child b. produce language or mathematical solutions instead of form or spatial solutions c. produce the appearance of racial, ethnic, or age differences in problem solving ability d. all of the above
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10. The tendency to fill in the gaps in memory leads to: a. recovering more information b. filling in the gaps with faulty information c. seeming to recover nonexistent memories d. all of the above 11. The research of Loftus on eyewitness testimony has shown that: b. experiences after out experience can replace what we have seen 12. From our discussions of perception and memory, which of the following is true: c . what you think is true depends on experience and evolutionary characteristics of the brain 13. Memories can be perceived through d. all the senses 15. What are the mean and standard deviation (respectively) for the number of items
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can people keep in short-term memory? a. 7 and 2 16. Information is grouped for storage in short- term memory through a process called: a. chunking 17. What is personality? c. Complex network of relatively consistent behaviors 18. What personality theory would view smoking as a fixation? a.
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Q2 - Psychology 101 Dr. D. L. Chute Sample Quiz 2 1. The...

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