Units 5-8 Quiz. When Tray walked out of his algebra final, he could remember only the first question and the last few questions. Tray’s recollection can best be explained by a. anterograde amnesia b. retrograde amnesia c. the stress of the exam d. the serial position effect
When Tray walked out of his algebra final, he could remember only the first question and the last few questions. Tray’s recollection can best be explained by
a. anterograde amnesia
b. retrograde amnesia
c. the stress of the exam
d. the serial position effect
The capacity of our short term memories is approximately _________ items.
Claire needed to hammer a nail into the wall, but could not find a hammer. She never considered using her boot. This common obstacle to problem solving is known as
e. classical conditioning
When Bobby kicks his little sister Tammy’s doll under the bed, she tries to retrieve it. In Piagetian terms, Tammy has
b. concrete operations
d. object permanence
According to Erikson, a two year old is most likely trying to resolve which of the following conflicts?
Whenever Eddie goes a few hours without smoking a cigarette, he gets irritable and nervous. Eddie’s need to smoke illustrates which theory of motivation?
Gertrude wants to teach her students a new behavior. Which schedule of reinforcement would result in the quickest learning?
a. variable interval
b. Variable ratio
d. Fixed Interval
e. Fixed ratio
Parents who set strict rules for their children without allowing any questioning or discussion are following what parenting style?
What kind of memory is Misty using when she thinks back to the day she won the state spelling bee?
Bandura’s Bobo doll experiment is most closely associated with which of the following terms?
According to the James-Lange theory of emotion, what immediately precedes recognition of the emotion?
For some kids, getting ISS may be a terrible punishment while others may enjoy the quiet solitude. That the reinforcement often depends on the individual in question is best expressed by
a. partial reinforcement effect
c. Premack Principle
e. latent learning
Because plane crashes are covered so extensively in the media, people tend to be more fearful of them than a statistical analysis would indicate they should. This miscalculation can be explained by
The order of the sexual response cycle stages as described by Masters and Johnson is
Which of the following would characterize a person in the concrete operational stage?
a. using operations
b. understaning reversability
c. believing in artificialism
d. appreciating conservation
e. childhood contingencies of reinforcement