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The Demography of Aging Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The time of life after age 65 is called:

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

Question 3 3. The time of life after age 65 is called:

Question 4 4. The maximum time a person can live is called his or her:

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

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Question 6 6. Stationary pyramids are often found in

Question 7 7. 100 workers to 10 retirees is an example of

Question 8 8. When it comes to crime

Question 9 9. To better serve all the needs of specific minority populations as they age, what would be an appropriate area of further study?

Question 10 10. Regardless of the age range in question, how does the percentage of females compare to the total population?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is a common retirement region?

Question 12 12. One benefit of retirement regions is that they offer:

Question 13 13. An example of Primary Aging is

Question 14 14. Life after 85

Question 15 15. ____ are more likely to live alone in late adulthood.

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

Question 17 17. Globally, elderly populations are

Question 18 18. If fertility rates drop below mortality rates, then

Question 19 19. Which of the following was not an aspect of Cohort?

Question 20 20. The Great Depression and the Vietnam War are

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Question 21 21. The idea that as cultures move from undeveloped to developed, they value older adults less is called:

Question 22 22. The time of life after age 65 is called:

Question 23 23. On average, Hispanic and African American households earn

Question 24 24. These people are likely to face extreme problems with aging due to a lack of access to resources

Question 25 25. Emigration typically causes

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Question 26 26. Graying of a population refers to

Question 27 27. Which of the following is a challenge that retired persons often face?

Question 28 28. Why are older people staying in the workforce longer?

Question 29 29. Pre-industrial societies were mostly before the _____ century.

Question 30 30. The projected time an average person will live is called his or her:

The Demography of Aging Chapter Exam Instructions

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