Modules_Ch19_Web Quiz 1

Modules_Ch19_Web Quiz 1 - after every 25,000 miles of...

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MyersExp7 Modules_Ch19_Web Quiz 1 1. The law of effect was most clearly highlighted by: a. Deci's studies of intrinsic motivation. b. Garcia and Koelling's research on taste aversion. c. Skinner's experiments on reinforcement. d. Watson and Rayner's findings on fear conditioning. 2. In teaching her son to play basketball, Mrs. Richards initially reinforces him with praise for simply dribbling while standing still, then only for walking while dribbling, and finally only for running while dribbling. She is using a procedure known as: a. generalization. b. partial reinforcement. c. spontaneous recovery. d. shaping. 3. If the onset of a light reliably signals the onset of food, a rat in a Skinner box will work to turn on the light. In this case, the light is a ________ reinforcer. a. partial b. primary c. conditioned d. delayed 4. Airline frequent flyer programs that reward customers with a free flight
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Unformatted text preview: after every 25,000 miles of travel illustrate the use of a ________ schedule of reinforcement. a. fixed-interval b. variable-interval c. fixed-ratio d. variable-ratio 5. Because she has oversight responsibility for the servicing and repair of her company's fleet of cars, Rhonda frequently calls the garage mechanic to inquire whether service on various cars has been completed. Because service completion times are unpredictable, she is likely to be reinforced with positive responses to her inquiries on a ________ schedule. a. fixed-interval b. variable-interval c. fixed-ratio d. variable-ratio 6. Punishment ________ the rate of operant responding, and negative reinforcement ________ the rate of operant responding. a. increases; decreases b. decreases; increases c. decreases; decreases d. has no effect on; has no effect on...
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