EEC 215 Quiz 2 - EEC 215 Quiz Thursday Nov 7 2013 For this...

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EEC 215 Quiz Thursday, Nov 7 2013 For this quiz you may use your book and/or notes. Please type directly on this document and save it with your full name in the title. This activity should be done on your own. Place your completed quiz in the dropbox by midnight on Thursday. 1 Please locate a YouTube video about Skinner and Behaviorism. a. Paste the URL here (3 pts) b. Describe how the video illustrates behaviorist theory and practices (7 pts) The video breaks down behaviorism in a simple way. It explains observation and experimentation. It explains why behaviorists believe our surroundings and environment determine our behavior. It also explains classical and operant conditioning and talks about Pavlov. 2 Please explain Variable and Fixed interval Reinforcement Schedules ( p 159) a. Include the ratio and interval types of each (10 Pts) Variable is unpredictable while Fixed and predictable. Variable ratio is based on proportion of behaviors and performed. Reinforcement is provided in response to unpredictable numbers of responses. Variable
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