Stress Risks & Disorders Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The phases of the general adaptation syndrome, in order, are:

Question 2 2. Which stage of stress are Glucocorticoids released?

Question 3 3. What is it called when you have a tendency to put things off until a later time?

Question 4 4. What problem of the nervous system can be caused by chronic stress?

Question 5 5. Distress is most likely to:

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Question 6 6. Factors that causes us stress are known as:

Question 7 7. Phyllis studied for her Biology exam and arrived to class feeling confident about the material. However, when she began to answer the first few exam questions, Phyllis began to experience a rapid heartbeat, excessive sweating, and felt nauseous and lightheaded. Phyllis was experiencing a type of academic stress known as _____.

Question 8 8. High blood pressure is known as:

Question 9 9. Which of the following is a type of environmental stressor?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT a good coping strategy for dealing with test anxiety?

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Question 11 11. Bad stress is:

Question 12 12. Fight or flight is a response that occurs during the _____ stage of stress.

Question 13 13. Epinephrine is released during:

Question 14 14. Which of the following would be the most likely cause of long-term stress?

Question 15 15. Robert recently started a new job. Just as he feels he is starting to get the hang of things, Robert hears that his new employer has issued a hiring freeze and is going to begin laying off individuals in his department following the loss of a large contract. Robert is experiencing which of the following?

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Question 16 16. A psychological and physiological response to any real or imagined disruption, demand, stimulation, or change in life is known as:

Question 17 17. _____ are natural chemicals produced by the body that help to counter stress.

Question 18 18. The stomach is part of the:

Question 19 19. Julia just received the exciting news that she has been accepted to a doctorate program. She then begins to think about all of the details that will be involved in quitting her job and moving halfway across the country to start school in a few short months. Julia is experiencing which of the following?

Question 20 20. The general term for the psychological and physiological response to any real or imagined disruptions, demands, stimulations, or changes in life is known as:

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Question 21 21. What type of stressor is perfectionism?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is an appropriate coping strategy for dealing with work-related stress?

Question 23 23. Performance anxiety that causes distress during an exam is known as _____.

Question 24 24. Which of these is NOT a problem associated with chronic stress?

Question 25 25. If a person cannot recover from stress, they may enter the exhaustion phase, which may lead to:

Stress Risks & Disorders Chapter Exam Instructions

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