Clinical and Abnormal Psychology-Stress, Conflict, Coping (GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology): Questions 7 - 9 of 9

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Question number: 7

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Rafferty recently completed a fitness assessment, and his results were poorer than he expected. His weight is significantly higher than it should be, he has several unhealthy habits, and he is unable to lift weight comparable to others his age. Rafferty’s physician suggests ________ exercise, which will elevate his heart rate and increase his body’s need for oxygen.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

yogic exercise

b.

aerobic

c.

cortisol

d.

anaerobic

Question number: 8

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Stress, Conflict, Coping

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Allegra tries to lead a healthy life. She maintains a vegetarian diet, avoids fatty foods, and gets a flu shot every year. She tells others that her only vice is smoking. While she knows that she should quit, she believes that her otherwise healthy lifestyle will offset the effects of tobacco. Is she right?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

No. A vegetarian diet will actually increase the effects of tobacco on the body.

b.

No. Smoking is the single largest cause of preventable death, and the only way to offset the negative effects of smoking is to quit.

c.

Yes. Studies show that the negative effects of smoking can be offset by other healthy practices, as long as the healthy practices are consistent.

d.

no. Non-vegetarian diet increases effect of tobacco on body.

Question number: 9

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Stress, Conflict, Coping

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Mr. C is passed over for a promotion at work for the fifth year. Instead of showing his anger and frustration, Mr. C responds by being the first to congratulate the promoted worker. This gracious behavior would most likely be interpreted by a psychoanalyst as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

repression

b.

reaction formation

c.

undoing

d.

sublimation

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