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Interpersonal Relationships of Older Adults Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT a result of caregiver burnout?

Question 2 2. How are trends in remarriages changing?

Question 3 3. Romantic partners who live together without being married _____.

Question 4 4. Paul is sexually attracted to Lee. What needs to occur for Paul's feeling to transition to the final stage of love relationship development?

Question 5 5. Why can emotional abuse be difficult to detect?

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Question 6 6. When the body and mind of the caretaker are exhausted, depression and _____ often arise.

Question 7 7. Individuals who never married fare better than _____.

Question 8 8. Though still debated, which is likely to cause more damage?

Question 9 9. While it may be difficult for the parent, why might children moving out have a healthy aspect to it?

Question 10 10. Why is it important to establish and maintain an identity?

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Question 11 11. Which time in life is considered middle aged?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT one of the factors that can increase the cost of a divorce?

Question 13 13. Susan is finding it hard to physically get around and has to rely on her family for help. How might this affect her relationship with her adult children?

Question 14 14. When Mary's husband Walter was 74, he died of a heart attack. Although this was a painful experience for Mary, a few years later, she remarried. Is Mary a widow? Why or why not?

Question 15 15. Tim doesn't have children of his own, but instructs children in his role as a primary school teacher. According to Erikson, does Tim embody generativity or stagnation? Why?

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Question 16 16. Typically in a reconstructed family, the children:

Question 17 17. In late adulthood, _____ women have a higher sense of well-being than _____ women.

Question 18 18. The number one reason for divorce is _____.

Question 19 19. Single people are likely to advance further in _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is the first step in love?

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Question 21 21. Why has the idea of marriage satisfaction become more important?

Question 22 22. Rather than relying on their children, more older adults turn to their _____ for support during late adulthood.

Question 23 23. Which of the following is a possible drawback of cohabitation?

Question 24 24. Why might supplementary parenting occur?

Question 25 25. How are cohabitation prior to marriage and divorce correlated?

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Question 26 26. Divorces occur at _____ times the rate of widowing.

Question 27 27. Single people may hit the gym more, but they are more likely to be _____.

Question 28 28. Long lasting relationships depend on which of the following?

Question 29 29. Elder abuse focuses on intentional and _____ acts that cause or risk causing harm to elderly individuals.

Question 30 30. About _____ of couples do not get any advanced warning that one of them is about to die, leaving the other widowed.

Interpersonal Relationships of Older Adults Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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