ERIC Number: EJ457490
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Effects of a Variable-Ratio Reinforcement Schedule with Changing Criteria on Exercise in Obese and Nonobese Boys.
De Luca, Rayleen V.; Holborn, Stephen W.
Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, v25 n3 p671-79 Fall 1992
The effects of a variable-ratio schedule of reinforcement on pedaling a stationary exercise bicycle were examined with 3 obese and 3 nonobese 11-year-old boys over a 12-week period. The intervention resulted in systematic increases in rate of exercise for all subjects. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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