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According to the principles of operant conditioning, refusing to give the child who is having a tantrum what he is asking for, will
a. cause problems between the parents.
b. extinguish the behaviour.
c. only provoke further negative behaviour.
d. severely traumatize the child.
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Correct: If a tantrum occurs because a request has been denied, then providing the requested item reinforces tantrum behaviour as a means to achieve that item.
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