Essay about Physic 100

4202 Words Sep 16th, 2010 17 Pages
Name: __________________________ Date: _____________

|1. |British civil service workers in executive positions live longer than those in clerical positions. This best illustrates the |
| |value of: |
|A) |emotion-focused coping. |
|B) |the general adaptation syndrome. |
|C) |spontaneous remission. |
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|D) |decreased levels of serotonin and increased levels of the endorphins. |

|7. |The defense mechanism in which selfjustifying explanations replace the real, unconscious reasons for actions is: |
|A) |displacement. |
|B) |rationalization. |
|C) |projection. |
|D) |reaction formation. |

|8. |By dramatically reducing her daily caloric intake, Marilyn plans to reduce her normal body weight by 10 to 15 percent. Research |
| |suggests that after three or four weeks of sustained dieting, Marilyn will: |
|A) |experience a decrease in her feelings of hunger. |
|B) |have a lower set point for body

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