An Invitation to Health Study Set 2

Nutrition

Quiz 4 :
Personal Stress Management

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Quiz 4 :
Personal Stress Management

Different situations can cause eustress or distress. Many prople have had the experience of a family member dying such as a grandparent. This causes distress. A positive eustress can be going to a concert and enjoying the experience. Many students deal with distress when it comes to their academic requirements. They deal with test stress, deadlines, and many times do not have a balance that lets them recuperate.

Stress is a response that the body makes as a consequence of a demand. (a)Depression and fatigue can cause negative states of emotion. This is not a stress demand and so does not define stress. (b)Stress is defined as the body's response to external stimuli that can be psychological or physiological. The response can be either excitement or upset us. Therefore(b)is correct since it properly defines stress as a bodily response to demand. (c)General adaptation syndrome describes how we react to stress and the three stages of coping. It does not describe stress itself. Therefore(c)is proven not to define stress. (d)Motivational strategies for dictating a change in one's life are a conscious action. Though it may place strain on the body, it does not define stress itself. Therefore(d)is proven to not define stress.

Students can displace their anger and frustrations on others. It is easy to become irritated when dealing with all the academic realities of college. Showing this irritation to those around you can cause stress. This could possibly being avoided by taking a break when irritation and anger start to build up.