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fatigue effects

when participants become tired or bored if a demanding orrepetitive task is repeated, resulting in deterioratingperformance.

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June 19th 2021

negativereinforcement

in operantconditioning, a method to increase the probability and strength of aresponse by removing or withholding an aversive stimuliĀ  (negative reinforcer)