Home > Behaviorist and Learning Aspects of... > Practice Test >
     
Behaviorist and Learning Aspects of...
Practice Test

1 .       Which of the following theorists are NOT behaviorists? 

 
 
 
 
 


2 .       Watson's behaviorism was developed 

 
 
 
 
 


3 .       Tabula rasa means: 

 
 
 
 
 


4 .       Classical conditioning works by: 

 
 
 
 
 


5 .       Extinction occurs when: 

 
 
 
 
 


6 .       Systematic desensitization is: 

 
 
 
 
 


7 .       Behaviorists believe: 

 
 
 
 
 


8 .       Operant conditioning was theorized by: 

 
 
 
 
 


9 .       Which of the following is NOT an important aspect of operant conditioning? 

 
 
 
 
 


10 .       A simple association between a stimulus and a response is called a: 

 
 
 
 
 


11 .       The likelihood of responding in certain ways is built up in a hierarchy of acquired drives. This is a prime tenet of which theory?  

 
 
 
 
 


12 .       Negative reinforcement: 

 
 
 
 
 


13 .       The frustration – aggression hypothesis states: 

 
 
 
 
 


14 .       Freud and Skinner both have a __________ view of human nature. 

 
 
 
 
 


15 .       When a person is both drawn toward and away from an object or choice, resulting in anxiety, the conflict is called:  

 
 
 
 
 


16 .       A Skinner Box: 

 
 
 
 
 


17 .       A learning theorist's approach to treating drug abuse would focus on: 

 
 
 
 
 






Copyright © 1995-2010, Pearson Education, Inc., publishing as Pearson Allyn & Bacon Legal and Privacy Terms