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MACEWANPSYC-104Mahmoud AdasWinter

104 Chapter 3-4: Chapter 3&4

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Dendrites - portion of the neuron that receives signals. Axon - portion of neuron that sends signals. Neurotransmitters - chemical messenger specialize
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MACEWANPSYC-281Russell PowellWinter

PSYC 281 Chapter 7: Chapter 07 study questions

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24 Apr 2017
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Distinguish between continuous and intermittent schedules of reinforcement. A schedule of reinforcement is the response requirement that must be met to
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MACEWANPSYC-281Russell PowellWinter

PSYC-281 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Naturalistic Observation, Contiguity

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Independent variables are the factors of an experiments that are manipulated and is usually an environmental event or experience of some kind. Dependen
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MACEWANPSYC-281Russell PowellWinter

PSYC-281 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Reinforcement, Operant Conditioning, Tantrum

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1 Mar 2017
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Thorndike"s law of effect states that behaviours leading to a satisfying state. Operant conditioning is different from thorndike"s law of effect becaus
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MACEWANPSYC-105Ibraham SumrainWinter

PSYC-105 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8-14: Vocal Folds, Language Acquisition Device, Fluid And Crystallized Intelligence

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11 Oct 2016
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Language: an arbitrary system of communication that combines symbols (words/gestures)in rule based ways to create meaning ; transmits information. An a
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MACEWANPSYC-281Russell PowellWinter

PSYC-281 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Classical Conditioning, Siamese Fighting Fish, Reflex Arc

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1 Mar 2017
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Diagram the sequence of events in a reflex arc that. A reflex is a relatively simple, automatic response to a stimulus. A flexion response is designed
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MACEWANPSYC-233SikoraSpring

PSYC-233 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1-2: Impression Management, Discriminant Validity, Malingering

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1 Nov 2016
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Metatheory: a set of orienting assumptions within which theories are devised (the orienting assumptions are more general than the assumptions of a cert
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MACEWANPSYC-281Russell PowellWinter

PSYC-281 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Latent Inhibition, Ellipse, Classical Conditioning

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1 Mar 2017
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Draw a graph of a typical acquisition curve (remember to properly label each axis), and indicate the asymptote of conditioning. Number of conditioning
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MACEWANPSYC-281Russell PowellWinter

PSYC-281 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Morphine, Chemical Substance, Conditioned Taste Aversion

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24 Apr 2017
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Garcia and koelling (1966) that illustrates the role of biological preparedness in classical conditioning. Preparedness is an innate tendency to more e
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MACEWANPSYC-281Russell PowellWinter

PSYC-281 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Stimulus Control, Operant Conditioning

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24 Apr 2017
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Define extinction as it applies to operant conditioning. Extinction is the nonreinforcement of a previously reinforced response, the result of which is
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MACEWANPSYC-281Russell PowellWinter

PSYC-281 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Neurosis, Abusive Power And Control, Learned Helplessness

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24 Apr 2017
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Distinguish between escape and avoidance behavior, and describe the evolution of these behaviors in a shuttle avoidance procedure. Escape behaviour is
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MACEWANPSYC-105Tara VongpaisalFall

PSYC-105 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Muscle Tone, Body Proportions, Lev Vygotsky

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13 Sep 2016
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Psyc 105: textbook chapter 10 notes, human development: how and why we change . Lilienfeld, s. , lynn, s. , namy, l. , woolf, n. j. , cramer, k. , & sc
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