5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- psychological hardiness
- locus of control
- Approach-approach conflict
- exhaustion stage
- a the field that studies the relationships between psychological factors and the functioning of the immune system.
- b the third stage of the GAS, characterized by weakened resistance and possible deterioration.
- c the place (locus) to which an individual attributes control over the receiving of reinforcers- either inside or outside the self
- d a cluster of traits that buffer stress and are characterized by commitment, challenge, and control
- e goals that produce opposing motives are positive and within reach.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the system of the body that recognizes and destroys foreign agents (antigens) that invade the body.
- a microscopic organism that can cause disease
- high blood pressure
- cholesterol in the blood
- to interpret negative events as being disastrous; to blow out of proportion.
5 True/False questions
stress → the demand that is made on an organism to adapt
antibodies → a substance that stimulates the body to mount an immune system response to it.
Alarm reaction → the first stage of the GAS, which is triggered by the impact of a stressor and characterized by sympathetic activity.
multiple approach-avoidance → a type of conflict in which the same goal produces approach and avoidance motives
internals → people who perceive the ability to attain reinforcements as being largely outside themselves