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The Demography of Aging Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In pre-industrial societies, an older person's contributions to society included:

Question 2 2. According to the modernization theory, older adults are valued less because they are associated with:

Question 3 3. If a country has a large amount of children born, but most do not live past 5, the pyramid would be described as:

Question 4 4. Stationary pyramids are often found in

Question 5 5. The time of life after age 65 is called:

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Question 6 6. The maximum time a person can live is called his or her:

Question 7 7. The time of life after age 65 is called:

Question 8 8. Financial issues in late adulthood can lead to problems with:

Question 9 9. A common reason marital status changes in late adulthood is:

Question 10 10. Which of the following is a challenge that retired persons often face?

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Question 11 11. Globally, elderly populations are

Question 12 12. What is the term for skilled workers migrating from developing nations to industrialized nations?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is a common retirement region?

Question 14 14. The time of life after age 65 is called:

Question 15 15. If more babies are born, then there is a younger population. This reflects the

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Question 16 16. Graying of a population refers to

Question 17 17. These people are likely to face extreme problems with aging due to a lack of access to resources

Question 18 18. When it comes to ageism,

Question 19 19. Young-Old people are

Question 20 20. Which of the following was not an aspect of Cohort?

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Question 21 21. When it comes to crime

Question 22 22. Older people could be described at

Question 23 23. Looking at demographic estimates between the next 20 and 100 years, what trend is likely to occur?

Question 24 24. Based on the gender percentage difference in the population over 65, what could you infer about the residents of nursing homes?

Question 25 25. The tendency for a society to rank humans according to age is called:

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Question 26 26. When an individual discriminates against people due to their age, it is called:

Question 27 27. Acute diseases have

Question 28 28. Loss of functional health results in

Question 29 29. The time of life after age 65 is called:

Question 30 30. Population pyramids are often split by location, _____, and decade.

The Demography of Aging Chapter Exam Instructions

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