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Stress in Psychology: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the correct order of stages in general adaptation syndrome?

Question 2 2. Psychologists who believe that rewards and punishments dictate a person's actions are called _____ psychologists.

Question 3 3. Kate has an unhealthy response to the stress of taking an exam. How might she respond?

Question 4 4. Type A and Type B personalities have the same health risks, as long as individuals with Type A personality can manage the deadly trait of _____.

Question 5 5. Stress that can be positive or beneficial is known as _____.

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Question 6 6. Greg's Mom tends to get frustrated with him because he is approaching thirty years of age and still lives at home. He has creative ideas but is also disorganized. He would rather relax with his friends on the weekend than spend time revising his resume and searching for a better paying job. This is an example of a _____ personality.

Question 7 7. Stress can cause grey hair because it _____.

Question 8 8. Which individual displays a high level of self-efficacy?

Question 9 9. The _____ appraisal deals with a person's feelings about a situation.

Question 10 10. According to positive psychology, happiness involves all of the following EXCEPT:

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Question 11 11. Charlie has a healthy response to the stress of moving to a new city. How might he respond to the situation?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is TRUE of self-talk?

Question 13 13. The psychologist who came up with the appraisal theory of stress is:

Question 14 14. Ralph has a Type A personality and Taryn has a Type B personality. How are they different from one another?

Question 15 15. Which of the following individuals is likely to be the LEAST happy?

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Question 16 16. Believing that situations are neither good nor bad on their own is a central part of _____ theory.

Question 17 17. The qualities and characteristics that make an individual unique and form the foundation of who he is are known as his _____.

Question 18 18. Why do cognitive psychologists focus on thoughts and emotions?

Question 19 19. Compared to pessimists, optimists tend to _____.

Question 20 20. If asked, Megan's boss would describe her as an extremely ambitious and driven employee who is also very organized and can be competitive with her teammates at times. Megan is an example of someone who has a _____ personality.

Stress in Psychology: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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