Someone cut you off during rush hour and almost gave you a heart attack, you've spent the morning arguing with your insurance company and the landlord just called you to raise the rent. You're so angry that you can't get any more work done at all today, so you've come to HowStuffWorks to spend the rest of the afternoon doing quizzes. But is there a better way to deal with your anger? And what exactly is going on in your body when you're angry? Take this quiz and see.
Question 1 of 10
What's the difference between women's anger and men's anger?
Question 2 of 10
What part of the brain controls reasoning and tempers the amygdala's response to an anger trigger?
Question 3 of 10
What does Phineas Gage have to teach us about anger?
Question 4 of 10
What does acetylcholine have to do with anger?
Question 5 of 10
In a study of almost 13,000 subjects, individuals with the highest levels of anger had a higher risk of heart attack compared to those with the lowest levels of anger. How much greater was the risk?
Question 6 of 10
Anger expression typically takes one of three forms. Which method of anger expression has been described as depression?
Question 7 of 10
How do you diagnose someone with anger?
Question 8 of 10
What is the goal of anger management?
Question 9 of 10
Do animals get angry?
Question 10 of 10