5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- coronary heart disease
- psychophysiological illness
- feel-good, do-good phenomenon
- two-factor theory
- Type A
- a people's tendency to be helpful when already in a good mood.
- b Friedman and Rosenman's term for competitive, hard-driving, impatient, verbally aggressive, and anger-prone people.
- c the Schachter-Singer theory that to experience emotion one must (1) be physically aroused and (2) cognitively label the arousal.
- d literally, "mind-body" illness; any stress-related physical illness, such as hypertension and some headaches.
- e the clogging of the vessels that nourish the heart muscle; the leading cause of death in North America.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a subfield of psychology that provides psychology's contribution to behavioral medicine.
- the two types of white blood cells that are part of the body's immune system : B lymphocytes form in the bone marrow and release antibodiesthat fight bacterial infections; T lymphocytes form in the thymus and other lymphatic tissue and attack cancer cells, viruses, and foreign substances.
- the process by which we perceive and respond to certain events, called stressors, that we appraise as threatening or challenging.
- our tendency to form judgments (of sounds, of lights, of income) relative to a neutral level defined by our prior experience.
- the effect of facial expressions on experience emotions, as when a facial expression of anger or happiness intensifies feelings of anger or hapiness.
5 True/False questions
catharsis → the process by which we perceive and respond to certain events, called stressors, that we appraise as threatening or challenging.
psychoneuroimmunology (PNI) → literally, "mind-body" illness; any stress-related physical illness, such as hypertension and some headaches.
emotion → a response of the whole organism, involving (1) physiological arousal, (2) expressive behaviors, and (3) conscious experience.
Type B → Friedman and Rosenman's term for easygoing, relaxed people.
behavioral medicine → an interdisciplinary field that integrates behavioral and medical knowledge and applies that knowledge to health and disease.