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152.What effect does stress appear to have on the human immune system?a.It can lead to decreased levels of immune activity.b.It decreases autonomic nervous system function.c.It can lead to increased levels of immune activity.d.It has very little effect on immune activity.ANS:APTS:1REF:p. 619BLM: Remember
ᒫ32 ᶭҁو45 ᶭ҂Chapter 13 1-117/2/11 ӥ܌3:50153.A number of students often develop colds and other minor illnesses during final exam week. Why does this happen based on the research into the physical responses to stress?PTS:1REF:p. 619BLM:Higher order154.What is the term used to describe having someone to rely on, provide you with emotional support, and help you preserve your health?PTS:1REF:p. 621BLM: Remember155.Which of the following has been demonstrated by studies on the effects of social support on immune functioning?PTS:1REF:p. 621BLM: Remember156.Which of the following statements regarding the connection between social support and wellness is most accurate?a.Social support provides more benefits for the elderly.b.Social support typically has negative effects in the absence of stress.c.Social support is a buffer only for people with stress-related illnesses.d.Social support can serve as a buffer in times of high stress.ANS:DPTS:1REF:p. 621BLM: Remember157.Marcy exhibits effective problem-focused coping and seeks the help of others when necessary. Which of the following terms best describes Marcy?PTS:1