"The white mouse is conditioned."

Translation:Die weiße Maus ist abhängig.

January 7, 2013

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/marhry

And again, wrong translation. "abhängig" is never conditioned, could be translated as "dependent". The original German sentence is more like "konditioniert" or better, "dressiert" - like in a psychological experiment.

January 7, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/wataya

If you're talking about a psychological experiment, 'konditioniert' is the only possible translation as it is the technical term for Skinner type learning.

January 7, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/marhry

Yeah, "konditioniert" definitely is better. Don't know what I was thinking.

January 7, 2013
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