Unformatted text preview: TRUE FALSE 1. People react to psychosocial stressors. 2. Constant arousal due to stress can cause a person’s blood pressure to remain at a low level. 3. Stress due to overload can result from demands that occur at home. 4. An individual who is adjusting to many life changes in a short period of time is less likely than usual to become ill. 5. Thinking about an unpleasant event is never as stressful as actually experiencing the event. 6. Thinking of oneself as useless and powerless can increase one's stress level. 7. The most stressful situations are usually those over which people feel they have a great deal of control. 8. Stress may decrease the body's ability to defend itself against disease. 9. Severe stress may cause people to have accidents. 10. One of the most common traits of the Type A personality is doing only one thing at a time. 11. Excessive stress probably decreases the rate at which one's body uses up vitamin C. 7 gre06755_ch02.qxd 4/8/05 11:23 AM Page 7...
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course CLP 4183 taught by Professor Nancyschwartz during the Fall '11 term at UNF.
- Fall '11