HHS4U Unit 2: Transition to Adulthood Review Sheet
Abstract - broad
Adolescence - the period of life that follows childhood and adolescence lasts until death.
Adulthood begins depends on when adolescence ends.
Adult Age of Majority Cohort - a
Patriarchy: men as the authority and decision maker of the family. It also refers to a system of
government by fathers, and to the rule of fathers in social and cultural systems.
Monogamy: where a person only has one marital partner. Its signi
The family life cycle refers to the emotional and intellectual stages an individual passes
through from childhood to retirement years as a member of a family. In each stage, you
face challenges in your family life that allow