Blue Salty Water Part One Discussion

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Part one (Summary of what you read and found interesting from the chapter)
In chapter seven I read about the taste aversion learning which was described as the study in which quail and rats are given a solution of blue salty water. After these animals consumed the water it made them sick. Although animals were given the choice between water that wasn’t colored but tasted salty and plain water that was just colored blue. Many of the rats didn’t select the salty-flavored water, the quail wouldn’t drink the colored solution. The taste avoidance depended on the species. The findings were not so difficult to understand because when feeding and drinking, birds often rely on visual cues, whereas rats are sensitive to smell and taste. In animals natural

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