RBT Practice Test 8
You provide a preferred edible item for the first accurate response after an average of 5 minutes. What kind of reinforcement schedule is this?
Correct answer: VI-5
This is referred to as the VI-5 reinforcement schedule.
When deciding which mands to teach, what should you do?
Correct answer: Determine what inspires your student by doing a preference assessment.
Preference assessments will assist you in determining which mands to teach.
A Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP) does not include which of the following?
Correct answer: How the child feels when the behavior is occurring
This isn't a behavior that can be measured.
Which of the following is an appropriate person to discuss clients with?
Correct answer: None of the above
Practitioners should only communicate confidential information with people who are obviously involved in such matters for suitable professional reasons.
Troy yelled for the music to be turned off, and his parents obeyed. His parents chose to ignore the yelling one day. Troy's yelling became louder at first, but quieted down over the next several days as they continued to ignore him. What exactly occurred?
Correct answer: Extinction burst
His parents eventually put an end to his yelling by no longer providing the reinforcement of shutting off the music, but it first grew before decreasing. An extinction burst occurs when this happens.
Every ________________, supervisors must submit feedback to their direct reports.
Correct answer: two weeks
Supervisors should meet every two weeks at the very least to offer feedback and engage with the people they supervise.
What is the first step in developing a behavioral treatment?
Correct answer: Define the behavior and choose a measurement technique.
You must first determine what you are measuring and how the behavior will be measured before you can collect baseline data.
After the learner performs the final step in the chain, which kind of chaining results in the learner being reinforced?
Correct answer: Backwards chaining
Backwards chaining prompts the learner for each step except the last one, then they contact reinforcement. The learner repeats the past two trials, then the last three, and so on.
What must the client or the person who makes decisions for the client, such as a parent or guardian, do if punishment is to be used?
Correct answer: Give informed consent
When punishment is used, the person who makes choices for the client must give informed consent, and the possible advantages and hazards of employing punishment should be discussed.