Modules_Ch32_Web Quiz 1

Modules_Ch32_Web Quiz 1 - decreased. This research most...

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MyersExp7 Modules_Ch32_Web Quiz 1 1. After breaking up with her boyfriend, Kathy alleviated her stress by avoiding contact with her ex-boyfriend and by planning recreational activities with her best girlfriend. Kathy's behavior best illustrates: a. an optimistic explanatory style. b. spontaneous remission. c. a Type B personality. d. emotion-focused coping. 2. Elderly nursing home residents tend to decline faster and die sooner than they would otherwise if they lack: a. biofeedback. b. alternative medicine. c. perceived control. d. Type A personalities. 3. In the late 1960s, experiments indicated that rats could learn to slow their heartbeat if given pleasurable brain stimulation when their heartbeat
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Unformatted text preview: decreased. This research most clearly demonstrated the potential utility of: a. spontaneous remission. b. acupuncture therapies. c. the placebo effect. d. biofeedback. 4. One study of migraine headache patients found that the majority of those who received "sham acupuncture" enjoyed relief. The patients' pain relief is most likely attributable to: a. a decrease in lymphocyte production. b. an increase in heart rate and blood pressure. c. problem-focused coping. d. the placebo effect. 5. Religiously active AIDS patients ________ than do their nonreligious counterparts. a. survive longer b. have more depressed moods c. have higher stress hormone levels d. exhibit fewer problem-focused coping skills...
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