Behavioral Biology: Proximate and Ultimate Causes of Behavior

Review Questions

The ability of rats to learn how to run a maze is an example of ________.

  1. imprinting
  2. classical conditioning
  3. operant conditioning
  4. cognitive learning

Hint:

D

The training of animals usually involves ________.

  1. imprinting
  2. classical conditioning
  3. operant conditioning
  4. cognitive learning

Hint:

C

The sacrifice of the life of an individual so that the genes of relatives may be passed on is called ________.

  1. operant learning
  2. kin selection
  3. kinesis
  4. imprinting

Hint:

B