## What episode did Jim conditioning Dwight?

(”Phyllis’ Wedding,” Season 3, Episode 15) Inspired by Pavlov’s experiment, Jim trains Dwight to expect an Altoid at the sound of a computer log-in bell. After weeks of conditioning, Jim boots his computer, and Dwight robotically extends his hand.

What episode of The Office does Jim do the Pavlov experiment?

Jim trains Dwight into a mint-craving lapdog (Season 3, Episode 15) Even if we’d seen Tim Canterbury in a third season of the British The Office, we can safely assume that he’d never base a prank on Pavlov’s experiment that required weeks of preparation and patience.

### What conditioning did Jim use on Dwight?

Pavlovian method
Jim (John Krasinski) pranks Dwight (Rainn Wilson) by conditioning him using the Pavlovian method. Does this clip ring a bell? He’s got Dwight begging for Altoids.

What did Pavlov dog experiment prove?

Classical conditioning is learning through association and was first demonstrated by Ivan Pavlov. Pavlov showed that dogs could be conditioned to salivate at the sound of a bell if that sound was repeatedly presented at the same time that they were given food.

## What was the conditioned stimulus in the office video?

The conditioned stimulus would be the sound of the computer when Jim reboots it and the conditioned response would be Dwight putting his hand out to accept the mint.

What did Jim complain to Toby about Pam?

The complaint was that the person thought Pam shouldn’t be planning her wedding on work time at the office. Near the end of the episode, during a photo shoot of the workers, Jim admits it was him that reported her. But it was more he was frustrated (and probably hurt) he had to watch her go through with marrying Roy.

### What stimulus did Pavlov use?

In Pavlov’s experiment, the food was the unconditioned stimulus. An unconditioned response is an automatic response to a stimulus. The dogs salivating for food is the unconditioned response in Pavlov’s experiment. A conditioned stimulus is a stimulus that can eventually trigger a conditioned response.

Which response or behavior of Dwight was classically conditioned by Jim?

After Jim gives Dwight a mint every time the computer makes the noise, the noise then becomes the conditioned stimulus. Since Jim has conditioned Dwight, he now expects a mint and that becomes the conditioned response.

## What was Jim’s nickname for Pam?

The Office Ladies co-hosts talked about the episode “Boys and Girls.” Michael Scott (Steve Carell) refers to Roy (David Denman) and Pam as the “Brangelina” of the office in a scene.

What dog did Pavlov use?

Turns out, Pavlov wasn’t picky about the kinds of dogs he used. He didn’t go for a specific breed, but instead seems to have used all sorts of dogs, many of them mutts.

### What was the main point of Ivan’s experiment with dogs?

What was the main point of Ivan Pavlov’s experiment with dogs? Learning can occur when a conditioned stimulus is paired with an unconditioned stimulus.

What breed is Pavlov’s dog?