GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Psychology: Questions 1 of 1984

Stress and Coping
Factors in Stress Reaction
General Adaptation Syndrome

Question

MCQ▾

“Animals and people are particularly prone to stress when they can՚t or think they can՚t control their immediate environment” , it was said by ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Woolfolk and Richardson (1978)

b.

Bandura (1986)

c.

Gazzaniga (1988)

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Answer

c.

Explanation

This statement is given by Gazzaniga (1988) . He also reports that memory occurs throughout the nervous system.