Define positive reinforcement and explain how positive reinforcement is influenced by timing, consistency of reinforcement and the properties of the reinforcer.
What is a circadian rhythm? Describe how circadian rhythms influence bodily processes?
Compare and contrast the different research methods in terms of advantages and disadvantages
List plausible hypotheses and the independent variable(s), dependent variable(s), and results from the Sherif, Asch, and Milgram studies I know the experiments of sherif asch and migram but I am unable to really grasp the question I would happy if some explained to me. like the plausible hypotheses and the independent variabl
1. Define "learning," and explain what classical conditioning and operant conditioning (or instrumental conditioning) are, comparing how they are similar to or different from each other.
1. Take out two sheets of paper. Label the first sheet "academic intelligence." In 5 minutes, list all of the behaviors that you can think of that are characteristic of academic intelligence. 2. After completing this list, put this sheet aside. 3. Label the second sheet "everyday intelligence" and spend 5 minutes listing
I am doing a presentation on what went wrong with this companys decision here is the scenario. With childhood obesity a high concern 3 years ago, high competition, a large dept, and carb-consciousness, senior management at Interstate Bakeries made critical decision errors in order to reverse the annual losses they were repo
A researcher wishes to find out if there is any relationship between gender and types of crime such as felonies, misdemeanors, and traffic violations committed. The researcher must take into account that these legal categories represent ...... variables. a. manipulated , arbitrary b. ratio c. ordinal d. nominal Please p
What part does the media play in terrorism? Give examples
This case is examined. Q1. Imagine you are a juror on a personal injury civil trial. The plaintiff is a 76-year-old woman who, while walking down the street in broad daylight, allegedly tripped and fell on an exposed electrical wire that was in the middle of the street as part of a street light replacement project (she c
Imagine your Team represents the staff of a small non-profit social service agency that serves disadvantaged families, many of whom have children who are developmentally delayed. Your agency is charged with working with these families in either an inner city . The population includes the following demographics: 50% Hispanic, 30%
1. What aspects of American popular culture potentially undermine work in the area of human services hope to follow? 2. As we know from this course, we are culturally diverse entities. What aspects of your own diversity greatly impact your cultural competency with other cultural groups or special populations? 3. Encapsulate
What would you say are three contributing factors that are most significant in directing the human adjustment process.
How do immigrants especially Chinese immigrants adapt to American cultures and what therapies are out there to help Chinese woman adapt to American culture?
Article Analysis. Analyze the article in your assigned readings by Juechter, W.M., Fischer, C., & et. al. (1998) by addressing the following: 1. Identify the thesis statement, or point of the story. 2. Discern the "evidence" used to document the thesis or hypothesis. 3. Identify the "authorities" who are responsible for s
Which of the following is most likely to be studied in a naturalistic setting? a. The evaluation of the effectiveness of a new tutoring program at the the University of Nebraska b. The effect of Thorazine (an anti-psychotic medication) on non-psychotic patients c. The effects of alcohol on the mathematical ability of colleg
Describe rats sexual activities:
Describe EPOR. What are male and female sexual patterns?
How does diversity in the workplace affect the efficiency and productivity of a modern organization? How does the classic model for organizations differ from the modern organizational model? How can an industrial/organizational psychologist apply the principles of human behavior, experience and mental processes to help
1. Compare and contrast Spearman's Model of Intelligence and Gardner's Multiple Intelligences. 2. What are several comparisons and contrast? 3. Which of the two models do you feel is more in line with psychology today? I need some ideas and suggestions. Thank you.
Choose from among the terms below to fill-in the blanks below. Some terms may be used more than once, and others may not be used at all. Use the same root word for both plural and for singular applications. For example, write "hypothesis" for singular, and "hypotheses" for plural. Terminology: theory assumptions predictio
Design an experiment to test the following hypothesis: "Learning of nonsense syllables is facilitated, in adults, by ingestion of caffeine." Background: In the early morning, when sleepy adults arrive at work (or at class), their mental alertness may be improved by having a cup of coffee or a cola drink. Using the le
Your employer, It's Electric, an electrical fixtures supply company has decided to purchase company cars for all of the sales staff...
Your employer, It's Electric, an electrical fixtures supply company has decided to purchase company cars for all of the sales staff. You have been asked to select the line of automobiles that should be purchased. You have decided that on grounds of economy and longevity you want to purchase one of those solid, stalwart, middle-c
Discuss how to recognize child abuse and neglect. What are the specific signs and symptoms that you would recognize in the child and the parent-child relationship?
You are part of the Bryce and Dancetty Consulting firm, specializing in solving business problems based on research and evaluation. You have just been hired by the new president of Wordplay Greeting Cards, an established company that sells greeting cards and collectibles to its own line of company-owned and franchise stores. The
Compare and contrast Structuralism, Functionalism and Behaviorism.
This job explains pastoral counselling and unethical situations which often arose because people doing pastoral counselling. It is very important to define what pastoral counselling is, and to distinguish it from the closely related discipline called pastoral care counselling.
Conduct an Internet search for a professional article on a behavioral approach to working with an issue or issues that you might encounter when working as a human services worker. Write a 1 page summary about the article.
Ideas to form a self-management behavioral contract are included.
Erikson's Life Cycle - Erikson's theory of Psychosocial development I am trying to identify and analyze a television, movie, or literary character for each stage of the theory.