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18. What percentage of people who make New Year's resolutions break them before the end of January?A. 3.5 percentB. 6.5 percentC. 35 percentD. 65 percentANS: C
REF: 8OBJ: 1.4.1MSC: Remembering19. Which of the following are stages in Prochaska and DiClemente's transtheoretical model of behavior change?
REF: 9OBJ: 1.4.1MSC: Remembering20. How many times will most people attempt to change an unhealthy behavior before they succeed?
REF: 9OBJ: 1.4.1MSC: Remembering
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21. According to the social cognitive model for behavior change, three factors interact in a reciprocal fashion to promote and motivate change. Which of the following is notone of those three factors?
REF: 9OBJ: 1.4.1MSC: Understanding22. Robert has been smoking a pack of cigarettes a day for 45 years. Of his friends who also smoke, several have developed heart disease and lung problems. Robert's grandson, Bobby, has just taken up smoking. According to the health belief model (HBM) of behavior change, who is more likely to perceivetobacco as a threat to their health?A. RobertB. BobbyC! Both Robert and BobbyD! Neither Robert nor BobbyANS: A
REF: 8OBJ: 1.4.1MSC: Analyzing23. When you are in the contemplate change stage of improving your health behaviors, which of the following are important strategies to employ?
REF: 10-11OBJ: 1.5.2MSC: Applying24. People with an ________ locus of control feel that they have power over their own actions. They are more likely to state their opinions and to be true to their beliefs.
REF: 11OBJ: 1.5.3MSC: Understanding25. If your parents smoke, you're ________ more likely to start smoking than a child of nonsmokers.
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MSC: Remembering26. If your peers smoke, you're 80 percent more likely to smoke. This kind of determinant of a health behavior is called a(n) ________ factor.A. predisposingB. enablingC. reinforcingD. emotionalANS: B
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