Stress-Psychology Revision

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General Certificate of Education
January 2007
Advanced Subsidiary Examination
PSYCHOLOGY (SPECIFICATION A) PYA2
Unit 2 Physiological Psychology and Individual
Differences
Thursday 11 January 2007 9.00 am to 10.00 am
For this paper you must have:
z an 8-page answer book.
Time allowed: 1 hour
Instructions
z Use blue or black ink or ball-point pen.
z Write the information required on the front of your answer book. The Examining Body for this paper
is AQA. The Paper Reference is PYA2.
z In Section A, answer one question. You should attempt all parts of the question you choose.
z In Section B, answer one question. You should attempt all parts of the question you choose.
z Where the term research appears in a question, you may refer to theories and/or studies as
appropriate.
z Do all rough work in the answer book. Cross through any work you do not want to be marked.
Information
z The maximum mark for this paper is 62.
Two of these marks will be awarded for using good English, organising information clearly and using
specialist vocabulary where appropriate.
z The marks for questions are shown in brackets.
G/K20974/Jan07/PYA2 6/6/6 PYA2

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SECTION A: PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY
Answer one question from this section. You should attempt all parts of the question you choose.
Where the term research appears in a question, you may refer to theories and/or studies as appropriate.
Total for this question: 30 marks
1 (a) Outline findings of research into the effects of stress on the immune system. (6 marks)
(b) Outline the role of personality in modifying the effects of stressors.…read more

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SECTION B: INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES
Answer one question from this section. You should attempt all parts of the question you choose.
Where the term research appears in a question, you may refer to theories and/or studies as appropriate.
Total for this question: 30 marks
3 (a) Outline clinical characteristics of anorexia nervosa. (6 marks)
(b) (i) Explain the statistical infrequency definition of abnormality. (3 marks)
(ii) Outline one limitation of this definition of abnormality.…read more

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Copyright © 2007 AQA and its licensors. All rights reserved.…read more

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