Psych Test #2

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  1. the Orienting Reflex
    -occurs through
    • the involuntary human tendency to attend more vigorously to stimuli which are unfamiliar/ out-of-context
    • -all 5 senses
  2. Habituation
    -once fully habituated, ____
    • the more familiar, usual, or in-context a stimulus, the less we will focus on it.
    • -the orienting reflex is no longer produces
  3. Learning
    a relatively permanent change in performance potential which arises from experience
  4. Association
    making connections between ideas/ concepts to another
  5. Main benefit of learning (know word for word)
    The more we learn, the easier it is to adapt to out environment. (more adaptation, better coping)
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Psych Test #2
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2011-03-20 20:33:02
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