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Q: I help Cameron learn to play a guitar by guiding him through a sequence of reinforced behaviors, such as holding the guitar, tuning the guitar, and properly fingering simple chords. In the operant
conditioning perspective, this is called A. shaping. C. latent learning. B. gradual reinforcement. D. graded reinforcement.
A: A. Shaping. Shaping is a form of operant conditioning in which the increasingly accurate approximations of a desired response are reinforced.
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User: I help Cameron learn to play a guitar by guiding him through a sequence of reinforced behaviors, such as holding the guitar, tuning the guitar, and properly fingering simple chords. In the operant conditioning perspective, this is called A. shaping. C. latent learning. B. gradual reinforcement. D. graded reinforcement.

Weegy: A. Shaping. Shaping is a form of operant conditioning in which the increasingly accurate approximations of a desired response are reinforced.
debnjerry|Points 27228|

User: According to information provided in your text, circadian rhythms are associated with A. cycles of waking and sleeping. B. the time of month that pregnant women are likely to go into labor. C. attacks of sleep apnea. D. the occurrence of anxiety attacks.

Weegy: A. cycles of waking and sleeping.
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User: Professor Dore maintains that language develops through the interplay of genetically determined factors and environmental influences that shape how language is learned. Which of the following is true? A. Professor Dore supports the learning theory approach to language development. B. Professor Dore supports the interaction approach to language development. C. Professor Dore supports the nativist approach to language development. D. Professor Dore supports the linguistic-relativity hypothesis.

Weegy: B. Professor Dore supports the interaction approach to language development.
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User: Responding to stimuli that are similar—but not identical—to a conditioned stimulus is called A. stimulus discrimination. C. stimulus generalization. B. spontaneous recovery. D. respondent reinforcement.

Weegy: C. stimulus generalization.
Expert answered|thederby|Points 890|

User: Methadone can be used to treat heroin addiction. However, the main drawback in this sort of treatment is that methadone A. is psychologically addictive. B. provides the same sort of “high” the addict experiences with heroin. C. is very expensive to produce, since it’s derived from rare tropical plants. D. is biologically addictive.

Weegy: A. is psychologically addictive.
Expert answered|thederby|Points 890|

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