Study Guide – Exam V PSYC 4203 – Psychology of Personality Spring, 2010 Two of the following will be on Exam V: What is operant conditioning? Under what conditions is the occurrence of behavior made more or less probable? Describe the various schedules of reinforcement and their relationships to the development of healthy and unhealthy behavior. Why is Skinner opposed to the use of punishment to control behavior? Define freedom of movement and minimal goal. Show how these concepts can be combined and used in the prediction of behavior. Define internal-external control of reinforcement and show how the measure is used to predict behavior in a variety of situations. Why does Rotter conclude that knowledge of the psychological situation is important for the accurate prediction of behavior? Describe Bandura's self-efficacy theory. What is triadic reciprocal determinism? What characteristics of models are likely to affect observers' imitative behavior?