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Reinforcement: Quiz


Question 1: Real world example: a ________ can expect to come across a prey on a variable interval schedule
HerbivoreApex predatorPredationCarnivore

Question 2: In ________, concurrent schedules of reinforcement are schedules of reinforcement that are simultaneously available to an animal subject or human participant, so that the subject or participant can respond on either schedule.
B. F. SkinnerClassical conditioningOperant conditioningBehaviorism

Question 3: An example is a ________ that is given a food pellet immediately following the first response that occurs after two minutes has elapsed since the last lever press.

Question 4: Reinforcement is the central concept and procedure in special education, ________, the experimental analysis of behavior.
Behavioral activationToken economyApplied behavior analysisBehaviorism

Question 5: This is contrary to modern technical use, but it was ________ who first used it this way in his 1938 book.
Roger Wolcott SperryNeal E. MillerGeorge Armitage MillerB. F. Skinner

Question 6: Superimposed schedules of reinforcement have many real-world applications in addition to generating ________.
Evolutionarily stable strategySocial trapDictator gameRock-paper-scissors

Question 7: Premack principle is a special case of reinforcement elaborated by ________, which states that a highly preferred activity can be used effectively as a reinforcer for a less preferred activity.
Leon FestingerDavid PremackJean PiagetLogical positivism

Question 8: Reinforcement is a term in operant conditioning and ________ for the delivery of a stimulus, (immediately or shortly) after a response, that results in an increase in the future rate or probability of that response [1][2].
PsychologyEvolutionary psychologyBehaviorismWilliam James

Question 9: Superimposed schedules of reinforcement is a term in ________ which refers to a structure of rewards where two or more simple schedules of reinforcement operate simultaneously.
Cognitive neuroscienceSigmund FreudNeuropsychologyPsychology

Question 10: Brechner and Linder (1981) and Brechner (1987) expanded the concept to describe how superimposed schedules and the social trap analogy could be used to analyze the way ________ flows through systems.

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