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PS420 Learning Theories Exam 7 Part 2 Answers (Ashworth College)

• B. Retention of the

• B. Retention of the information gained through observation • C. Practice of the observed behaviors • D. All of the above are necessary, according to Bandura. Question 34 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points In the debate about the relation between watching TV violence and aggressive behavior: • A. there is no correlation between aggressive behavior and watching violent TV. • B. there is evidence that boys who watch violent TV are more aggressive many years later. • C. any aggressive tendencies disappear a few hours after watching TV violence. • D. no one has ever conducted an experiment in which children are actually required to watch either violent or nonviolent TV. Question 35 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Studies have found that __________ can be helpful in motor learning. • A. observing a model perform the task • B. practicing with a partner • C. video self-modeling • D. All of the above Question 36 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points A characteristic of a motor program is that it: • A. involves a sequence of responses. • B. makes use of sensory feedback to guide the successive movements. • C. is innate. • D. All of the above Question 37 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points If after observing a model, a cat performs a behavior it would have never learned on its own, this could be classified as an instance of: • A. social facilitation. • B. stimulus enhancement. • C. true imitation. • D. Either a or b Question 38 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points According to the response chain approach, when we have learned to produce a sequence of movements well:

• A. we can plan several steps in the sequence simultaneously. • B. sensory feedback from one movement serves as a stimulus for the next movement in the sequence. • C. we get better at the task by grouping the movements into chunks. • D. we may make errors of anticipation by starting one movement out of order. Question 39 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Some evidence for the existence of motor programs is that: • A. some movement sequences can continue when sensory feedback has been removed. • B. errors of anticipation suggest that the individual is planning ahead. • C. Both a and b • D. Neither a nor b Question 40 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Evidence for observational learning of phobias has been found: • A. in people but not animals. • B. in animals but not people. • C. in both people and animals. • D. in neither people nor animals.