Q: In Pavlov's experiments with dogs, salivation was the

(a) :  conditioned response.
(b) :  unconditioned stimulus.
(c) :  conditioned stimulus.
(d) :  unconditioned response.
(e) :  None of the above
Answer:  unconditioned response.

Q: If you have a snake phobia because you once heard a loud noise while looking at a snake, for you a snake is a(n)

(a) :  US.
(b) :  CS.
(c) :  UR.
(d) :  CR.
(e) :  None of the above
Answer:  CS.

Q: Punishment is most effective in suppressing behavior when it is

(a) :  immediate, consistent, and intense.
(b) :  delayed, consistent, and mild.
(c) :  immediate, consistent, and mild.
(d) :  delayed, inconsistent, and intense.
(e) :  None of the above
Answer:  immediate, consistent, and intense.

Q: A child has learned to avoid a furry, black cat. However, she still plays with her grandmother's short-haired tabby. Her response demonstrates

(a) :  negative transfer.
(b) :  extinction.
(c) :  discrimination.
(d) :  successive approximation.
(e) :  None of the above
Answer:  discrimination.

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