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Operant Conditioning: Schedules of Reinforcement

Operant Conditioning: Schedules of Reinforcement

Author: Barbara Ludins
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This lesson will delineate and discuss the various schedules of reinforcement.

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Terms to Know
Fixed Interval (FI)

Reinforcement is delivered based on the same amount of time elapsed.

Fixed Ratio (FR)

Reinforcement is delivered based on the same number of responses.

Schedule of Reinforcement

A pattern or timetable that determines when a behavior will be reinforced and when it will not.

Variable Interval (VI)

Reinforcement is delivered based on a varying amount of time elapsed.

Variable Ratio (VR)

Reinforcement is delivered based on a changing number of responses.