Classical Conditioning – Psych
Assignment: Classical ConditioningMake sure you have read through Chapter 7, especially the content on classical conditioning. For your paper, do the following:Try this simple experiment on classical conditioning.You will need a bell (or a set of keys), a handheld mirror, and a room that becomes completely dark when the light is turned off. Hold the bell while standing in the room near the light switch. Once in position, ring the bell and then immediately turn off the light. Wait in total darkness for 15 seconds and then turn on the light. Wait another 15 seconds with the light on. Then ring the bell, immediately turn off the light again, and wait another 15 seconds in the dark.Repeat this procedure 20 to 30 times, making sure that in each case, the bell is rung immediately before the light is turned off. Now, with the light on, watch your eyes closely in the mirror and then ring the bell. Your pupils should dilate slightly even without a change in light!Cover the following items in your paper:â€¢Share your experience with this experiment.â€¢Identify the neutral stimulus (NS), the unconditioned stimulus (US), the unconditioned response (UR), the conditioned stimulus (CS), and the conditioned response (CR). (You must identify these five elements to receive full credit.)â€¢Identify two or three real-life examples of classical conditioning that you are aware of in your life.This paper should be 1-2 pages double spaced and written in proper APA format. In addition to the minimum page count (i.e. 1 page and 1 line minimum) you should also include a cover page and a reference page in APA format if outside sources were used (please note using outsides sources is not a requirement in this paper).