Operant Conditioning

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  • A type of partial reinforcement that involves reinforcing behaviour after a varied number of responses. (8, 5)
  • A type of partial reinforcement where responses are reinforced only after a certain amount of responses have occurred. (5, 5)
  • A type of partial reinforcement where the reinforcement only occurs after a certain time interval. (5, 8)
  • Carried out an experiment in 1935 involving rats and levers, and with pigeons in 1948. (last name only) (7)
  • Carried out an experiment involving cats and a puzzle box in 1911 (last name only) (9)
  • Involves delivering reinforcement after a variable amount of time has elapsed (8, 8)
  • The type of behaviour Skinner was looking for in the pigeons. (13)
  • When something pleasant is taken away in response to unwanted behaviour (8, 10)
  • When something unpleasant is given to stop unwanted behaviour (8, 11)
  • When the reward is a basic need (7, 13)

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