Copyright
Psychology: High School  /  Psychology Courses

Test Prep Plan - Take a practice test

Take this practice test to check your existing knowledge of the course material. We'll review your answers and create a Test Prep Plan for you based on your results.
How Test Prep Plans work
1
Answer 50 questions
Test your existing knowledge.
2
View your test results
Based on your results, we'll create a customized Test Prep Plan just for you!
3
Study smarter
Study more effectively: skip concepts you already know and focus on what you still need to learn.

Stress in Psychology Chapter Exam

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!

Page 1

Question 1 1. Charlie is stressed about moving to a new city. Which of these is a good coping method for this situation?

Question 2 2. According to positive psychology, happiness involves all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 3 3. Which of the following is TRUE of self-talk?

Question 4 4. Stress can cause grey hair because it _____.

Question 5 5. 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.

Page 2

Question 6 6. The qualities and characteristics that make an individual unique and form the foundation of who he is are known as his _____.

Question 7 7. The psychologist who came up with the appraisal theory of stress is:

Question 8 8. Kate has an unhealthy response to the stress of taking an exam. How might she respond?

Question 9 9. 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 10 10. Believing that situations are neither good nor bad on their own is a central part of _____ theory.

Page 3

Question 11 11. Compared to pessimists, optimists tend to _____.

Question 12 12. What is the correct order of stages in general adaptation syndrome?

Question 13 13. Why do cognitive psychologists focus on thoughts and emotions?

Question 14 14. 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.

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

Page 4

Question 16 16. Psychologists who believe that rewards and punishments dictate a person's actions are called _____ psychologists.

Question 17 17. The _____ appraisal deals with a person's feelings about a situation.

Question 18 18. Which individual displays a high level of self-efficacy?

Question 19 19. Ralph has a Type A personality and Taryn has a Type B personality. How are they different from one another?

Question 20 20. Stress that can be positive or beneficial is known as _____.

Stress in Psychology 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!

Support