Unit 5 Vocabulary Quiz
_______ increase the frequency of a behavior.
a stimulus or event that follows a response and increase the frequency that respond
In operant conditioning, a procedure in which reinforcement guides toward closer approximations of the desired goal
A punishment are _______ ________ that when they are applied, decrease the frequency of the behavior they follow
What is discrimination ?
The ability to distinguish the conditioned stimulus from other stimuli that are similar
Based on the principles of classical conditioning a fear- technique that involves exposing the individual to a harmless stimulus until fear responses to that stimulus are extinguished
___________ is the tendency to respond in the same way to stimuli that have similar characteristics