Making predictions is difficult because people
vary and respond differently in different
situations. Individual differences are the
variations among people on physical or
It is difficult to predict human behavior
Behaviorism as a movement in psychology appeared in 1913 when John Watson proposed that
the process of classical conditioning (based on Pavlovs observations) was able to explain all
aspects of human psychology.
Everything from speec
The most effective schedule of reinforcement is variable interval
The less effective schedule of reinforcement is fixed ratio schedule.
When does the motivation becomes higher? When the ability to
predict is high the motivation is
Chapter 5 BIG REVIEW CC
MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.
1) The type of learning in which reflexive behaviors that would automatically follow one type of
stimulus are elicited by
The whole idea of classical conditioning started with a Russian scientist
called Ivan Pavlov, he was studying the eating habits of dogs.
Ivan Pdiddyavlov was examining the digestive habits of dogs when he
noticed some interesting th
Gloria, the star in the school play, must cry when her "father" tells her
to leave home. During rehearsal, Gloria holds an onion near her eyes when
her "father" tells her to leave. The onion serves as the _ while being
told to "leave
Psychology Assignment 3
2:00 3:00 PM
Dr. Ramzi Haroun
April 3rd, 2016
Present two cases of learning new behavior by classical conditioning. In each case
identify the following and show three stages of learning:
1- Neutral S