1-8
9-16
17-24
25-32
33-40

100

Middle adulthood begins around age ___________ and ends around age ___________
What is 45 and 65

100

Charlie has frequent angry outbursts. He is rude, disagreeable, critical, and condescending. Charlie exhibits
What is expressed hostility

100

Mature-age women in college tend to ________-- than mature age men
What is experience more interruptions in their academic programs

100

Women's work related turning points peak in
What is early adulthood

100

Parents who were __________ in ___________ are more likely to experience cantact and closeness with their child in early adulthood.
What is warm and supportive; middle childhood

200

Michael, age 50, has noticed a hearing loss, especially at high frequencies. He feels that his hearing is not as sharp as it once was. Michael probably has a condition called
What is presbycusis

200

the ideal of a _______________ woman may be at the heart of the double standard of aging.
What is young and sexually attractive

200

Low income returning students often need sessions in
What is confidence building and assertiveness.

200

With age, possible selves become
What is more concrete

200

Relationships between aging parents and their middle aged children are
What is usually positive

300

An increase in body fat is common in middle adulthood. The rise in fat largely affects the
What is torso

300

On intelligence tests, vocabulary, verbal comprehension, and logical reasoning items measure _____________ intellegence.
What is crystallized

300

Erikson's psychological conflict of midlife is called ________ versus _____________.
What is generativity; stagnation

300

Studies report that both men and women _________- in midlife
What is become more androgynous

300

Compared to men, middle-aged women report
What is providing their friends with more emotional support

400

Women who _____________ tend to reach menopause earlier.
What is have not borne children

400

From the twenties into the sixties, the amount of information people can retain in their _____ memory diminishes.
What is working

400

The negative outcome of Erikson's midlife stage, stagnation, focuses on
What is self-indulgence

400

Cynthia is imaginative, creative, original, curious, and liberal. She is high on which of the "big five" personality traits.
What is openness to experience

400

Job satisfaction increases in midlife for
What is workers at all occupational levels

500

Current evidence pinpoints _________ as a "toxic" ingredient of Type A behavior patterns, since isolating it from global Type A consistently predicts heart disease and other health problems in both men and women.
What is hostility

500

Creative works produced after age 40 often appear more ________ than those produced by younger adults
What is deliberately thoughtful

500

Betty just celebrated her fiftieth birthday. She celebrated by taking hang-gliding lessons and purchasing a more mature wardrobe. According to Levinson, Betty is engaged in which developmental task?
What is young-old

500

The _________ of poverty is a trend in which women who support themselves or their families have become the majority of the adult poverty population
What is feminization

500

Compared with younger workers, middle-aged workers who lose their jobs involuntarily are more likely to experience a
What is decline in physical health