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2. In the Learning Theory of Attachment it states that attachments are formed through what?

  • Conditioning
  • Instinct
  • A biological chemical
  • Survival strategies

3. What is attachment defined as?

  • A strong, reciprocal emotional bond with another person
  • When an infant loves their mother because they provide food for them
  • A bond formed between two people
  • When a connection forms between a mother and a baby, usually for life

4. The infant has a strong attachment with the caregiver, is distressed at separation and content when the caregiver returns. These are the characteristics of which type of attachment?

  • Type C
  • Type B
  • Type A
  • Type D

5. In the Learning Theory of Attachment, Dollard and Miller argue that infants form attachments through what?

  • Infants cry and smile instinctively, resulting in a bond forming as caregiver wishes to protect infant from harm
  • Infants biological instinct to follow the caregiver because they provide comfort and love
  • Infants motivated drives to satisfy needs, leads to operant conditioning in caregiver
  • All infant human behaviour is a product of survival strategies and natural selection


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