Chapter 7

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1. A FI interval involves;

  • Reinforcement contingent upon the first response after a fixed, predictable period of time
  • Reinforcement contingent upon the first response after a varying, unpredictable period of time
  • Reinforcement contingent on varying, unpredictable responses
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2. A rat has to press a lever 50 times to obtain a food pellet, this is an example of;

  • Variable interval ratio
  • Fixed-ratio interval
  • Fixed interval ratio
  • Variable ratio Schedule

3. A child who is hugged often regardless of their behaviour is receiving __________

  • Non-contingent social reinforcement
  • Contingent social reinforcement

4. Which type of schedules produce a higher rate of response?

  • Ratio schedules
  • Interval Schedules

5. Working a certain amount of hours a week and working efficiently so you do not get fired is which type of complex schedule?

  • Chained Schedule
  • Conjunctive Schedule
  • Adjusting Schedule

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