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Retirement and Leisure in Adulthood Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Gardening is a physical activity that _____.

Question 2 2. What type of facility offers different types of living facilities in one location?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT true of ageism?

Question 4 4. Retirement entails:

Question 5 5. During early and middle adulthood, achievement is usually about _____ and _____.

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Question 6 6. Sylvia is an active senior who wants to live in an environment where there are other people her age for socializing and other activities. What type of living arrangement should she seek out to meet her needs?

Question 7 7. Gary has the ability to enter an abstract or fantasy world with ease. Gary is likely to engage in which cognitive activity?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a type of achievement in late adulthood?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is TRUE about the three types of achievement in late adulthood?

Question 10 10. Why do female minorities tend to have the most difficult time with the process of retiring?

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Question 11 11. Late adulthood refers to the time of life after age _____.

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a good way to prepare for retirement?

Question 13 13. Spending time with friends is an example of which type of achievement?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a form of elder abuse?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT a general benefit of leisure activities?

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Question 16 16. Mary frequently requires some assistance with light household chores and grocery shopping. She is willing to consider making changes to her living arrangements to receive more ongoing help. What housing options would be a good choice for her situation?

Question 17 17. Choose the term, often used by psychologists, that defines an increase in one's well-being.

Question 18 18. Why is retirement sometimes difficult?

Question 19 19. Which of the following would be considered members of a person's social convoy?

Question 20 20. What is the most common cause of social isolation among the elderly?

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Question 21 21. Identify the leisure activity associated with high physical speed.

Question 22 22. What would be considered an appropriate living arrangement for someone who needs round-the-clock medical attention?

Question 23 23. Aside from the loss of money, why might retirement be a challenge for aging individuals?

Question 24 24. Which of the following statements about gradual retirement is FALSE?

Question 25 25. The neglect or abuse of dependent elderly persons is known as:

Retirement and Leisure 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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