Housing, Neighborhood, & Community Environments


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The values held by the people in the area around where you live are most closely connected to which concept?

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1. The ability to easily connect with services and other people in your immediate environment through utilizing paths and sidewalks is best described as which of the following?

2. Which of the following may help a person to experience greater well-being during the aging process?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

A person's environment consists of many components that might present issues for older individuals. Use these materials in tandem with our longer lesson on the topic to learn about the influences of different types of homes, neighborhoods, and communities on the elderly.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This worksheet and quiz combo set will teach you about the impact of living in:

  • Personal homes lacking handicap amenities
  • Retirement communities
  • Urban neighborhoods with high crime
  • Communities of involved, caring neighbors
  • Wealthier communities

Skills Practiced

Use these skills when working with the worksheet and quiz:

  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as neighborhoods and communities
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the living conditions of the elderly and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the pros and cons of urban and rural communities

Additional Learning

The corresponding lesson Housing, Neighborhood, & Community Environments will prepare you to:

  • Discuss the pros and cons of living in your own house versus living in a retirement facility
  • Explain how walkability increases the living conditions of the elderly
  • Describe why older individuals might be targeted in less economically prosperous neighborhoods
  • Identify the impact of concerned neighbors on the lives of the elderly