KIN 448 Exam 1 Review
1. What are behavioral medicine, health psychology, and exercise psychology? What are the
similarities and what are the differences?
Behavioral medicine is an integration of behavioral, psychosocial, and biomedical factors
459 Exam 3
Obesity trends among US adults between 1985 and 2003
Obesityhaving a very high amount of body fat in relation to lean body mass OR a BMI
of 30 or higher
BMIa measure of an adults weight in relation to his or her height (kg/m2)
KIN 448 Exam 2 Review
1. * What is the exact time course of changes in anxiety with an acute bout of exercise and
how does this compare with a control condition?
Participants started at a state anxiety of 32 which is low which manifests as a floor effect
KIN 448: EXAM 3 STUDY GUIDE
1. What is a determinant and why do we study determinants?
A determinant is a variable that correlates with physical activity behavior. A determinant should
have reproducible association, be used for prediction, and be modifiab
459 Exam 2: Important notes from Readings
Lecture 9/28: Exercise Recommendations
of adults get zero leisure time PA
An additional 1/3 are insufficiently active to achieve health benefits
Late 80s/Early 90s
PA recs developed to improve health that coul