personal health test 1

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Chapter 1 1. A disease that develops and continues over a long period of time is called chronic 2. A disease that is communicable from one person to another and is caused by invading microorganisms such as bacteria and viruses is said to be infectious 3. An isolated behavior selected as the object of a behavior change plan is called a target behavior 4. The figurative "place" a person designates as the source of responsibility for the events in her or his life is called locus of control 5. self-efficacy is the belief in one's ability to take action and perform a specific behavior 6. The second stage in the "Stages of Change" model is contemplation, which is when someone is intending to take action within 6 months. 7. Protecting yourself from exposure to toxic substances in the workplace is an example of what dimension of wellness environmental 8. The ethnic group that has a lower rate of death from heart disease, stroke, and cancer than the
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