5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Alarm reaction
- general adaptation syndrom (GAS)
- a Selye's term for a hypothesized three-stage response to stress
- b the first stage of the GAS, which is triggered by the impact of a stressor and characterized by sympathetic activity.
- c a microscopic organism that can cause disease
- d people who perceive the ability to attain reinforcements as being largely within themselves
- e increased blood flow to an injury
5 Multiple choice questions
- a cluster of traits that buffer stress and are characterized by commitment, challenge, and control
- people who perceive the ability to attain reinforcements as being largely outside themselves
- the third stage of the GAS, characterized by weakened resistance and possible deterioration.
- the field that studies the relationships between psychological factors and the functioning of the immune system.
- our beliefs that we can bring about desired changes through our own efforts.
5 True/False questions
locus of control → cholesterol in the blood
avoidance-aviodance → a type of conflict in which the same goal produces approach and avoidance motives
serum cholesterol → cholesterol in the blood
migraine headaches → throbbing headaches that are connected with changes int he supply of blood to the head
hypertension → high blood pressure