Psychology Ch. 5

Question Answer
Part of a cognitive theory that means a a?˜sudden understandinga?? Insight
Father of operant conditioning Skinner
German researcher who studied chimps and insight Kohler
Psychologist who discovered classical conditioning Pavlov
Reinforcement of behavior by removing something unwanted Negative
Reinforcement of behavior by praise or rewarding Positive
Reinforcing a?˜baby stepsa?? toward a desired response until you train the goal response Shaping
Reinforcers like money and praise Secondary
Conditioning that is effected by intensity, attention, and timing Classical
When conditioned response is brought on my all similar stimuli Generalization
Learning that takes place without trying; subconsciously; part of cognitive theory Latent
Term means that if 2 things arena??t paired together for a while the conditioning fades Extinction
Child who participated in Watsona??s white rat research Albert
Reinforcers like food and water Primary
Created puzzle box and laid foundation for operant conditioning Thorndike
Learned ______ means learning there is no relationships between behavior and consequences Helplessness
After extinction if conditioning is repeated the association is quickly relearned Reconditioning
Relatively permanent change in behavior Learning
Negative consequences designed to stop a behavior Punishment
Taste aversions are a survival mechanism learned through this conditioning Classical
Type of map in the mind of places we know wea??ll; part of cognitive theory Cognitive