Learned Reflexes Vs Innate Reflexes

What is the difference between innate reflexes and learned reflexes?

An Innate Reflex is one that you have no choice over, it is a natural unlearned response to a stimulus, for example the pupil in the eye ball resizing in adjustment to light or a knee jerk in response to getting hit by a hammer, or goose bumps in the cold.
 Learned Reflexes are association related. For example, beginning to salivate when smelling food, or the sound of a bell as seen in studied.

While both forms of reflexes show success to survival, the innate reflexes, like the gag reflex to stop you from choking, are life essential, or the automatic response to jerk away from items that are too hot or to drop them in our attempt to remove ourselves from the exposure to pain.


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