Relationships in Adulthood Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why might supplementary parenting occur?

Question 2 2. Why is it important to establish and maintain an identity?

Question 3 3. Typically, when is the least happy time during a marriage?

Question 4 4. Parenting is raising a child until it is _____.

Question 5 5. Romantic partners who live together without being married _____.

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Question 6 6. How is burnout best prevented?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT one of the factors that can increase the cost of a divorce?

Question 8 8. When looking at identity, a teenager's is _________ while an adult's is not.

Question 9 9. Which of the following statements about people who get divorced in late adulthood is FALSE?

Question 10 10. Why is loneliness often a consequence of caretaking?

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Question 11 11. While it may be difficult for the parent, why might children moving out have a healthy aspect to it?

Question 12 12. Long lasting relationships depend on which of the following?

Question 13 13. About _____ of couples do not get any advanced warning that one of them is about to die, leaving the other widowed.

Question 14 14. When the body and mind of the caretaker are exhausted, depression and _____ often arise.

Question 15 15. Which of the following situations will most likely cause stress in the relationship of a couple?

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Question 16 16. The time of life after age 65 is called _____.

Question 17 17. The number one reason for divorce is _____.

Question 18 18. Individuals who never married fare better than _____.

Question 19 19. As people age, why do they need more caretaking?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT a reason why social circles narrow in late adulthood?

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Question 21 21. 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 22 22. Which time in life is considered middle aged?

Question 23 23. Elder abuse focuses on intentional and _____ acts that cause or risk causing harm to elderly individuals.

Question 24 24. Why can emotional abuse be difficult to detect?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a result of caregiver burnout?

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Question 26 26. Children can distract parents from problems in other parts of their lives. Which of these is MOST likely to come up and resolve itself once children move out?

Question 27 27. How are trends in remarriages changing?

Question 28 28. What is the widowhood effect?

Question 29 29. During late adulthood, friendship offers all of the following EXCEPT _____.

Question 30 30. John and Stacy Jones are a young couple with two children. Their older daughter, Nancy, is about to start kindergarten. Baby Sophia is only three weeks old. Which of the following statements about the Jones family is correct?

Relationships in Adulthood 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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