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Antecedent Arrangement

A stimulus or event that immediately precedes a behavior, which sets the occasion for the behavior to occur; includes cues, setting events, and establishing operations.

Lyndsey Lewis and Jewel

The behavior I want is for Jewel to put her foot on the stump. In arranging the stump beforehand, I'm setting up the environment to make it easier for Jewel to put her foot on it.