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Chapter 13-stress, Health, And Coping.

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Stress, Health, and CopingChapter 13-Hockenbury & Hockenbury Fifth Edition

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  • 1. 
    The flight-or-fight response was first described by  ___________________
    • A. 

      Richard Lazarus

    • B. 

      Hans Selye

    • C. 

      Walter Cannon

    • D. 

      Robert Ader

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Acculturative stress

    • B. 

      Conflict

    • C. 

      Flight-or-fight response

    • D. 

      Catecholamines

  • 3. 
    Hans Selye discovered that if bodily "wear and tear" of the a stress producing event continued, the effects became evident in three progressive stages called the general adaptation syndrome. The stages occured in which order: 
    • A. 

      Resistance stage; alarm stage; exhaustion stage

    • B. 

      Alarm stage; resistance stage; exhaustion stage

    • C. 

      Exhaustion stage; alarm stage; resistance stage

  • 4. 
    Stage of the general adaptation syndrome in which the adrenal medulla releases catecholamines, as Cannon had previously described.
    • A. 

      Resistance stage

    • B. 

      Exhaustion stage

    • C. 

      Alarm stage

  • 5. 
    Stage of the general adaptation syndrome during which the body activity tries to adjust to the continuing stressful situation. Physiological arousal remains above normal and resistance to new stressors is impaired.
    • A. 

      Exhaustion stage

    • B. 

      Alarm stage

    • C. 

      Resistance stage

  • 6. 
    The stage during the general adaptation syndrome during which the symptoms of the alarm stage reappear, only now irreversibly.
    • A. 

      Alarm stage

    • B. 

      Exhaustion stage

    • C. 

      Resistance stage

  • 7. 
    An interdisciplinary field that studies the interconnections among psychological processes, nervous endocrine system functions, and the immune system.
    • A. 

      Health psychology

    • B. 

      Biopsychosocial model

    • C. 

      Psychoneuroimmunology

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Corticosteroids

    • B. 

      Lymphocytes

    • C. 

      Catecholamines

  • 9. 
    The research in which the immune systems of rats were classically conditioned to respond to flavored water, and helped to establish psychoneuroimmunology, was conducted by which psychologists:
    • A. 

      Robert Ader; Nicholas Cohen

    • B. 

      Nicholas Cohen; Hans Selye

    • C. 

      Hans Selye; Walter Cannon

    • D. 

      Robert Ader; Walter Cannon