Chapter 22 Quiz

Instructions
Quiz for Chapter 22: Animal Behavior.

This assessment is worth 10 points.

  1. The distinction between mechanistic and survival values questions in the study of behavior is a distinction between   (1 point)

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  2. Behavior is produced as a response to a/an   (1 point)

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  3. The migratory behavior of two populations of birds and hybrid birds showed that   (1 point)

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  4. The discovery of a gene in Aplysia slugs resulting in protein products including egg-laying hormone is evidence that   (1 point)

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  5. Which statement about behavior is NOT true?   (1 point)

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  6. A fixed action pattern is   (1 point)

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  7. A fixed response to a stimulus that does not vary even when circumstances change is   (1 point)

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  8. Learning that is reinforced by rewards is called   (1 point)

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  9. To train an animal, you try to reward each instance of desired behavior. In this way, you can eventually get pigeons to play ping-pong. This system of reward, was developed by   (1 point)

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  10. Learned behavior that causes a family of baby ducks to follow their mother is called   (1 point)

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