PSYC 320 Quiz 5

PSYC 320 Quiz 5 Liberty University

  1. Which of the following behavior is least likely to be developed through shaping?
  2. Which of the following is NOT a guideline involved in shaping?
  3. Extinction is used in shaping to
  4. Using shaping to get a person to increase the strength of her grip would be an example of shaping a(n):
  5. Which of the following behaviors cannot be developed through shaping?
  6. In _______________ successive approximations of the target behavior are differentially reinforced until the individual engages in the target behavior.
  7. Which of the following behavioral principles is(are) involved in shaping?
  8. Which of the following indicates it is time to move from one shaping step to the next?
  9. What is the first thing that should be done before implementing shaping?
  10. In shaping language in a young child, what is typically the starting behavior?
  11. Differential reinforcement of each successive approximation involves:
  12. Shaping would NOT be an appropriate procedure to use when
  13. Jerry is a professional football player who injured his knee while running during a game.  Jerry has had surgery and his knee is fully healed, but he is afraid to put pressure on it because he doesn’t want to re-injure it. The trainer implements a plan in which he first differentially reinforces standing, then walking, then jogging, and finally running at full speed.  This is an example of using shaping to:
  14. In which of the following situations would it be appropriate to use shaping?
  15. When reinforcement for each approximation of the target behavior is eliminated ____________ occurs, and a ____________ behavior is then reinforced.
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