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Mini-Quiz: Studying Behavior with Experiments

by Ron Kurtus (updated 19 January 2022)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. Before performing an experiment, what do you need to do?

Let the person know it is an experiment

Create a situation for which to study the response

Performing the experiment comes first

2. Do the results of the experiment result in a general rule?

No, it only applies to this particular person or animal

No, because rules are made to be broken

Yes, because once you do it, then it is a rule

3. Is it acceptable to perform an behavioral experiment that harms the subject?

As long as you get the results you need

It is usually wrong to perform harmful experiments

It is only acceptable when performed on animals

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Understanding Behavior. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

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