Technology Adoption Life Cycle


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How many segments does the technology adoption life cycle split society into?

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1. What is the first segment of the technology adoption life cycle called?

2. How big is the early majority segment of the technology adoption life cycle?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will quickly test your knowledge of the technology adoption life cycle. You will be asked to identify the different segments of this cycle and how they work within society.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this set of questions you'll make sure you understand:

  • The names of the different segments of the technology adoption lifecycle
  • Characteristics of each segment
  • The relative size of each segment

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as how many segments there are in the technology adoption life cycle
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding who is most likely to be the last to adopt a new technology
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the names of the different segments in the adoption life cycle and the relative sizes of them

Additional Learning

Find out more about how new technologies are used by reading the lesson titled Technology Adoption Life Cycle. You will explore topics like:

  • When this model was first adopted
  • Examples of this model in use
  • The chasm