• Animals may learn behaviors in a variety of ways.
  • Learning is a change in behavior that occurs as a result of experience.
  • Five different ways that animals learn behaviors are shown here.
  • Insight learning is based on past experience and reasoning.
  • Human beings use insight learning more than any other species.Learned behaviors are more flexible.
  • They can be modified to suit changing conditions.
  • This may make them more adaptive than innate behaviors.
  • For example, drivers may have to modify how they drive when roads are wet or icy.
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