What Do You Know About Health Psychology? Trivia Quiz

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What Do You Know About Health Psychology? Trivia Quiz

What do you know about health psychology? In specific ways, doctors choose to handle sicknesses and how people behave when it comes to different diseases or illnesses. A health psychologist aims to ensure that a person's treatment choices regarding different ailments are detailed and explained. One also learns how different behaviors affect one's health. Feel free to test your understanding of the study by taking this interesting quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are the steps of the general adaptation syndrome?
    • A. 

      Fight, Fright, Flight

    • B. 

      Alarm Reaction, Exhaustion, Resistance

    • C. 

      Alarm Reaction, Resistance, Exhaustion

    • D. 

      Alarm Reaction, Avoidance, Exhaustion

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is NOT a stress buffer?
    • A. 

      Social Support

    • B. 

      Optimism

    • C. 

      Exercise

    • D. 

      Denial

  • 3. 
    The coping strategies of ______ include problem-focused, suppressing competing activities, and looking for social support.
    • A. 

      Optimists

    • B. 

      Pessimists

  • 4. 
    Pessimists coping strategies include all BUT which one?
    • A. 

      Distance/denial

    • B. 

      Suppressing competing activities

    • C. 

      Disengage from goal

    • D. 

      Focus on their feelings

  • 5. 
    _____ Prevention involves reducing the occurrence of the illness and gain framing.
    • A. 

      Primary

    • B. 

      Secondary

  • 6. 
    _____ prevention involves decreasing the severity of the illness; the importance of early detection; loss framing.
    • A. 

      Primary

    • B. 

      Secondary

  • 7. 
    Why is subjective well being important?
    • A. 

      It brings health and wealth to people

    • B. 

      It is the measure of quality of life of both and individual and societies

    • C. 

      It is sufficient for the good life

  • 8. 
    Research shows subjective well being is _____ overtime.
    • A. 

      Unstable

    • B. 

      Stable

    • C. 

      Growing

  • 9. 
    _____ personalities are linked to pleasant affect in subjective wellbeing. While, _____ personalities are linked to negative affect.
    • A. 

      Neurotic; extraverted

    • B. 

      Extraverted; neurotic

    • C. 

      Extraverted; introverted

  • 10. 
    The GOBI strategy of UNICEF is aimed at...
    • A. 

      Controlling mosquito populations

    • B. 

      Self-monitoring of people's own health

    • C. 

      Decreasing poverty

    • D. 

      Improving child survival rates

  • 11. 
    The GOBI strategy at UNICEF involves...
    • A. 

      Growth monitoring, Oral Rehydration, Breastfeeding, Immunization

    • B. 

      Growth Monitoring, Oral Rehydration, Blood testing, Immunization

    • C. 

      Growth Monitoring, Oral Rehydration, Bacterial Reduction, Immunization

  • 12. 
    _____ and ______ both affect the level and distribution of health resources and the potential for development..
    • A. 

      Population Increase; Economic Increase

    • B. 

      Population Increase; Economic Decrease

    • C. 

      Population Increase; Social Inequality

    • D. 

      Population Increase; Social Reform

  • 13. 
    The period b/t time when epidemics were brought under control and time when fertility rates were reduced is known as..
    • A. 

      Epidemiologic-Fertilization Transition

    • B. 

      Epidemiologic-Biomedical Transition

    • C. 

      Demographic-Epidemiologic Transition

    • D. 

      Biomedical-Fertility Transition

  • 14. 
    What predicts the general health status and longevity?
    • A. 

      The average wealth and associated health services

    • B. 

      The average wealth and equitable distribution of associated health services

    • C. 

      The equitable distribution of wealth and of associated health services

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