when people like something because of what it is associated with. (Tiger Woods and gatorade or Nike--Ben)
The following sequence “bell rings, dog salivates, food arrives” represents what type of conditioning?
Negative Reinforcement ______ as a consequence of the targeted behavior.
When integrating information, we often start with an initial value. What is the name of this initial value?
Which of following is a heuristic we discussed in class?
Lance has lost the last 20 hands of poker at his weekly game, and believes he is more likely to win on the 21st hand. Lance is displaying:
It is easier to get _____ values (e.g. a high win percentage) with a _____ sample (e.g. less games in a season).
A decline in the tendency to respond to an event following repeated exposure to the event is referred to as:
People learn about the signaling properties of environmental events through the type of learning known as:
In classical conditioning, an observable reaction to an environmental event that is elicited without any prior training is referred to as:
The ________ of language enables the communicator to combine arbitrary symbols to convey meaning.
The __________ refers to the literal ordering of words in a sentence.
We learned in class that not all reflexes can habituate. Which of the following is an example of such a reflex?
In most cases as a stimulus is repeated, a reflex tends to become weaker and weaker. This is called:
Which of the following characteristics is generally true of the preoperational period?
You can imagine objects and people but not the actions of these objects or people
What is a particularly powerful example of classical conditioning
All of the following are included in Piaget’s stages of cognitive development EXCEPT:
The genetic stage
Which of the following statements is true?
Everyone with antisocial personality disorder displayed conduct disorder as an adolescent
Which of the following characteristics is NOT true of autism?
Special abilities are common among those with autism
She is a very skilled pianist with experience with this piece. with skill level, she will experience which of the following during her performance?
Samantha is LEAST likely to form a positive attitude toward soccer if:
She has never had any exposure to it
Which of the following is a component of the covariation model of attribution?
Consensus, Distinctiveness, Consistency
Elizabeth wants to train her cat to drool at a sound telephone. she pairs the sound with tuna. Elizabeth should present the tuna:
A few seconds after the telephone rings
Sylvia is playing w/ a dog when it falls and rolls under her crib. She doesn't seem distressed, and she does not look for it. Piaget says that Sylvia:
Understands object permanence and Has not yet mastered the concept of
Lee doesn’t understand why his friend doesn’t like the same things he does. Lee’s inability to consider the perspective of another person represents: