Psychology

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Chapter 9 terms

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Please define each of the terms listed below. Many of these terms are new to you. It will be important to know these for future reference. For an optional assignment (extra credit): create a deck of flash cards or a PowerPoint slide show of all the terms.

1.      Stimulus

2.      response

3.      conditioning

4.      classical conditioning

5. Neutral stimulus(NS)  

6. unconditioned stimulus(US)

7.      unconditioned response(UR)

8.      conditioned stimulus(CS)

9.      conditioned response(CR)

10.      taste aversion

11.  extinction

12.  spontaneous recovery

13.  generalization

14.  discrimination

15.  flooding

16.  systematic desensitization

17.  counter conditioning

18.  operant conditioning

19.  reinforcement

20.  primary reinforcers

21.  secondary reinforcers

22.  positive reinforcement

23.  negative reinforcement

24.  schedule of reinforcement

25.  continuous reinforcement

26.  shaping

27.  latent learning

28.  observational learning

29 Response chain

30. escape conditioning

31. avoidance conditioning

32. fixed ratio schedule

33. variable-ratio schedule

34. fixed-interval schedule

35. variable interval schedule

36. punishment

37.social learning

38. cognitive learning

39. cognitive map

40. latent learning

41. learned helplessness

42. modeling

43. behavior modification

44. token economy