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  • Bobbie Penberth United States of America Operant conditioning can be used to modify behavior of animals or humans. It is used to modify behavior
    2015-01-26 01:01:49

  • hope mooso United States of America Behavior is a consequence operant conditioning, and the aim of operant conditioning aims to modify behaviour
    2015-01-25 17:01:06

  • Amrita Bhagan Trinidad and Tobago Animal training - The principles of shaping are used to teach animals certain behaviour. The animal is reinforced for any behaviour which moves toward the desired goal, as in animal training or training guide dogs. Behaviour modification - Positive reinforcement and the withdrawal of reinforcement is administered to eliminate inappropriate behaviour and to teach new responses, i.e. modify behaviour. Token economies - A technique which rewards people for appropriate behaviour with tokens which can then be traded for privileges. For example, primary school children could be given gold stars as a reward for good behaviour which could then be traded in for certain privileges at the end of the week. These privileges could range from time on the class computer or extra play tim
    2015-01-16 18:01:41

  • Adekunle Nicholas Adefela Nigeria What are the step taking in training an animal using operant conditioning
    2015-01-15 19:01:46

  • Adekunle Nicholas Adefela Nigeria Operant condition are used in animal training,behavioral modification its a good conditioning.
    2015-01-15 19:01:22

  • Shernel Hackett United States of America Shaping humans or animals to modify/ reinforce they behavior to positive is good. Adding tokens as rewards that can be traded for privileges especially in children could be very satisfying.
    2015-01-10 22:01:27

  • GERALDINE TSOPMBENG Cameroon what do you do if the punishement you give to a child brings about fear or unpleasant attitude?
    2015-01-08 13:01:03

  • GERALDINE TSOPMBENG Cameroon a reward therefore brings about encouragement and better performance in subsequent actions
    2015-01-08 13:01:03

  • Tammy Keyser United States of America Its like when you take your children out to dinner. When they are well behaved you praise or reward them for good behavior.
    2015-01-05 19:01:49

  • Lucinda De Klerk South Africa There is nothing better than an age appropriate reward to offer people to be more optimistic toward a better attetude.
    2015-01-01 10:01:44

  • MOUNGA NFON Tita Cameroon behaviour is a consequence operant conditionning
    2014-12-30 22:12:06

  • Stephen Diya Nigeria Good
    2014-12-30 17:12:21

  • kibet Tonui Kenya Animals training can be seen in African dogs that were initially hostile even to the owner but with time the were modified to stay with people in harmony
    2014-12-29 21:12:54

  • Mathew Emmanuel Nigeria Animal training is the act of modifying animals behavioural pattern to a more ideal one
    2014-12-24 16:12:50

  • Mathew Emmanuel Nigeria An organism can learns which response will be reinforced and which is not necessary at a given time
    2014-12-24 16:12:06

  • Heather Fenske United States of America Operant conditioning in the for of token economies are frequently and effectively used in schools.
    2014-12-21 12:12:58

  • Ki Ki Pakistan Whereas in operant conditioning there are four consequences to any behaviour: •Something Good can start or be presented; •Something Good can end or be taken away; •Something Bad can start or be presented; • Something Bad can end or be taken away.
    2014-12-20 17:12:02

  • Kelly Stone United Kingdom In practice the aim of operant conditioning aims to modify behaviour
    2014-12-19 20:12:54

  • Shamily Joseph India Operant behavior, on the other hand, are those under our conscious control. Some may occur spontaneously and others purposely, but it is the consequences of these actions that then influence whether or not they occur again in the future. Our actions on the environment and the consequences of those action make up an important part of the learning process. People behaviour are rewarded according to the token economies.
    2014-12-15 15:12:22

  • Sheikh Mariam Bangladesh Removing negative reinforcements can stop inappropriate behavior and token economies can help bring in new positive behavior. This can specially be used to treat traumatic patients.
    2014-12-15 06:12:27

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