psy 210 final
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type A personality scores low on what personality trait?
openness to experience
best classified as a instrumental class?
When confromted with a problem with his wife the man says "it will work itself out"
Wife is upset because husband has no manners. She slaps the jello out of her husbands hand. her respone is ____.
What is pratical intelligence?
common sence things
a woman is frustrated easliy and blows the horn if someone cuts her off. what type of personality does she have?
A way to deal with strees
keeps the family connected is the job of who?
this is when a person is stuck between caring for their kids and their aging parents
what % of parents have reported they are sad when they have an "empty nest"?
My parents cared for me for 18 years, I should not feel bad for taking care of them now
How common is it for a child to feel resentment and anger when caring for parents?
older adults who value ____, would rather pay someone to care for them than to ask a family member to help.
in the year 2030 there will be more people in this age category than any other.
elder (retirement and up)
how financially prepared is the United States for the rising number of elderly?
longevity is determined by?
genetics, environmental factors
how long someone lives without chronic impairment
useful life expantcy
What role does environmental toxins okay in longevity?
4th age is considered what?
the oldest old
To find a ball park in an unfamiliar town the player stops to ask directions. The player is using what memory toget to the park?
what is the key to explicit memory?
when asked what 2 + 2 is the answer is considered to be ___ memory
last hike up a hill with friends is recalled by what happened and in what order. what memory is used?
continuity theory is based on what?
what has happened and worked in the past
sence the 70 year old was a teenager she thought herself to have the same personality. this is based on what?
demands a person has based on surroundings.
Erikson's integrity vs. despair is based on what?
making sense of the past
Elder accepts past the had
retirement is the loss of a
retirement is what identity?
a man taught his last class and knows he will never set foot into a roomagain. what type of retirement is this?
Woman retires but returns to full or part time jobs. what kind of retirement is this?
what is an example of social convoy?
friends throughout life
What makes up a hostile sibling relationship?
resentful and aggressive
majority of sibling relationships are ___.
73 year old is ill and has physical and psycholocical problems. The person is considered to be __.
elder but can take bath and feed herself. she can do the ____.
activities of daily living
a person with few problems and may need help with the ADL live in what?
Wife is unable to provide for husband. he may need some help but can do some things himself. He lives in a ____.
limited assisted living
when someone needs complete help they use
most people enter a nursing home because of what?
a person is using infantilization when refering to an elder as
a 70 year old has demtia that causes her to leave food out to spoil. what kind of abuse is this?
elder abuse is mostly caused by
what is the problem of healthcare running out of money caused by?
increased health care prices
a person whi has 10 minutes with a flat EKG is considered to be
whole brain death
when someone cannot keep their heart beating without a machine they are in
presistent vegative state
euthancia is the process of ending life based on
actively removing something a person needs to live
psy 210 final