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Comprehensive Stress Management Study Set 1

Health & Kinesiology

Quiz 2 :

Stress Psychophysiology

Quiz 2 :

Stress Psychophysiology

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What are the two major components of the brain?
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The part of the diencephalon that relays sensory impulses to the cerebral cortex is called the:
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The part of the subcortex responsible for coordination is called the:
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The part of the subcortex responsible for regulating sleep is called the:
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The part of the brain that "sounds the alarm" when stress is present is called the:
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What stimulates the thyroid gland to secrete thyroxin?
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Which of the following statements defines the endocrine system?
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The network of nerves that connects the mind and the body is called the:
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The system that controls such body processes as hormone balance, temperature, and width of blood vessels is called the:
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Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) activates the _____ to secrete corticoid hormones.
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The part of the diencephalon that activates the autonomic nervous system is called the:
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The part of the subcortex responsible for regulation of the emotions is called the:
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The system that produces emotions, which is also known as the "seat of emotions," is called the:
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The part of the subcortex responsible for regulation of heartbeat and breathing is called the:
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What is secreted by the pituitary gland and in turn activates the adrenal cortex to secrete corticoid hormones?
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What is released by the hypothalamus and results in the release of adrenocorticotropic hormones?
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The lower part of the brain responsible for various physiological processes necessary to stay alive is called the:
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The upper part of the brain responsible for thinking functions is called the:
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The anterior hypothalamus stimulates the _____ to secrete oxytocin and vasopressin (ADH).
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What is released by the hypothalamus and in turn stimulates the pituitary gland to secrete thyrotropic hormone (TTH)?
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