Date of publication: 2017-09-04 12:05
The predictability of the reinforcement also has an influence on the behaviour of animals. Different schedules of reinforcement , which vary the regularity of reinforcements, can be applied and an assessment of the consequent patterns and rates of responses can be made.
For example: the make-up of different social groups in the population of a town can be obtained, and then the number of questionnaires carried out in different parts of the town can be stratified in line with this information. A systematic approach can still be used by asking every fifth person.
This came about following a number of studies involving hungry cats learning to escape from puzzle boxes and thereby achieving the reward of some food. Over successive trials the cats got faster and faster at escaping from the boxes.
This article uses charts and maps to describe and show where the more populous rural regions are and the areas that are likely to receive an increase in population.
Are you preparing for a big test in your psychology of learning class? Or are you just interested in a review of learning and behavioral psychology topics? This learning study guide offers a brief overview of some of the major learning issues including behaviorism, classical conditioning, and operant conditioning.
Objective Point of View
With the objective point of view, the writer tells what happens without stating more than can be inferred from the story's action and dialogue. The narrator never discloses anything about what the characters think or feel, remaining a detached observer.
As the warm air moves across the cold surface, it cools and reaches its saturation point. This may sound similar to radiation fog, but it's a little different. Advection fog is the result of warm air moving over a colder surface, so you may notice advection fog moving horizontally across the ground. Another difference is advection fog can last several days, can occur when it's windy and when clouds are present. You might find this fog over the ocean or other bodies of water. For example, it's often seen along the California coastline.
This connects to the Unit 7 TEK on gentrification and development. It covers some of the changes that occur in neighborhoods and gives a great and relatable insight to gentrification.
This connects to the Unit 5 TEK on famine and starvation by discussing the topic of famine and providing examples of places where famine has dealt damage.