Text of OPERANT CONDITIONING REVIEW For each example tell whether the underlined behavior will recur
OPERANT CONDITIONING REVIEW For each example tell whether the underlined behavior will recur.
DIRECTIONS Focus on the underlined behavior and identify whether The consequence for doing that behavior was Good or Bad or Nothing O Then determine if the behavior is likely to increase ( ) or decrease ( ) Finally say which term of operant conditioning is being shown Neg. Reinforcement Pos. Reinforcement Neg. Punishment Pos. Punishment Extinction
Scenario 1 A student volunteers to answer a tough question in class, and the teacher comments favorably on the quality of the students contribution.
Scenario 7 Two children, who usually spend most of their time fighting, finally play peaceably over a coloring book. Dad peeks in and sighs, At last, they are getting along. He returns to work without saying anything to them.
Scenario 7 Answers O Decrease Behavior Extinction
Scenario 8 As a spoiled child is being driven by a fast-food restaurant, she begins screaming that she must have french fries or she wont survive. The parents surrender and drive in for a large supply.
Scenario 9 A teenager whines about having nothing to do. Dad gives him a lecture about all the stuff in his room and the good old days when he, the father, didnt have all that stuff but still managed to be happy.
Scenario 9 Answers If you view lecture as nothing: O Decrease Behavior Extinction If you view lecture as bad: Decrease Behavior Positive Punishment
Scenario 10 A terrorist applies an electric current to the feet of a spy to make her confess. She tells him everything she knows.