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Primary Reinforcement
The effect of
strengthening a response
By satisfying a need, like
hunger and thirst
Secondary Reinforcement
The effect of strengthening a
response through association
Using money, because you
associate that with satisfaction of
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Schedules of reinforcement
- The varying of how many responses they had to perform before receiving
reinforcement. - If reward given every time desired behaviour performed, this is
called continuous reinforcement.
- If a reward given sometimes for desire behaviour, that is called partial
Fixed Variable Provides
Interval Interval reinforcement at
reinforcement at
timed intervals, the
regular times.
gap varies around
an average.
Fixed Ratio
Variable Ratio
is related to the
after several
number of
made, the exact
number varies
around an
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