"fight or flight" response is the physiological response to what?
b) extreme temperatures
d) lack of sleep
How is primates' response to stress different from that of antelopes?
Which of the following is the MOST important predictor of stress
levels in baboons?
c) how the troop treats the low-ranking
d) none of these
What do the scientists use to determine stress levels in the antelopes,
baboons, macaques and people being studied?
Of the macaques in Jay Kaplan's lab, which suffer from greater stress,
the dominant or submissive males?
Of the macaques in Kaplan's lab, what impact did greater stress
have on the animals' health?
the stressed animals had more cancer
b) the stressed animals had twice the artery clogging
c) the stressed animals ate fattier diet
d) none of these.
Working with married couples, researchers studied how stress negatively
affected which of the following:
the reproductive system
b) the cardiovascular system
c) the immune system
d) none of these
Working with stressed out students, the researchers found what remedy
could counteract the physiological affects of stress?
When Hari Mandir Kaur Khalsa meditates in the MRI, what part of
her brain appears more active?
c) frontal lobe
d) all of these
As she meditates, Hari Mandir's breathing slows from 12 breaths
per minute to 4. Does simply slowing one's breath affect the brain
the same way as meditation?
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