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FA10 Chapter 9 Template Exercise 9.1 - Attitudes about Older People Aging Quiz For each item, respond by answering True or False in the space provided on the left. Be candid in choosing the response that best tells what you believe. F 1. The majority of older people (past age 65) are senile (i.e., have defective memories, are disoriented, or are demented). T 2. All five senses tend to decline in old age. F 3. Most older people have no interest in, or capacity for, sexual relations F 4. Lung capacity tends to decline in old age. F 5. The majority of older people feel miserable most of the time. T 6. Physical strength tends to decline in old age. T 7. At least one-tenth of the aged are living in long-stay institutions (i.e., nursing homes, mental hospitals). F 8. Aged drivers have fewer accidents per person than drivers under 65. T 9. Most older' workers cannot work as effectively as younger workers. F 10. About 80 percent of the aged are healthy enough to carry out their normal activities. T 11. Most older people are set in their ways and unable to change. T 12. Older people usually take longer to learn something new.
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F 13. It is almost impossible for most older people to learn new things T 14. The reaction time of most older people tends to be slower than the reaction time of younger people. F 15. In general, most older people are pretty much alike. F 16. The majority of older people are seldom bored. F 17. The majority of older people are socially isolated and lonely. F 18. Older workers have fewer accidents than younger workers T 19. Over 20 percent of the U.S. population is now age 65 or over.
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