Chapter 21 Quiz

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Chapter 21 Quiz

This assessment is worth 100 points.

  1. The case of the elderly man in Florida who placed a pillow over his terminally ill wife and smothered her in order to end her suffering is an example of   (10 points)

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  2. The hospice was developed with the goal of   (10 points)

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  3. The MAIN purpose of a hospice is to   (10 points)

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  4. The leading cause of death in adolescence is   (10 points)

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  5. According to Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, the second stage of dying is   (10 points)

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  6. According to Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, when a dying person finally accepts the fact of impending death and becomes depressed about it, which of the following would be MOST appropriate?   (10 points)

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  7. Studies of the diversity of grieving patterns within and between cultures indicate that   (10 points)

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  8. Rose's husband has just died. The odds are that in her late adulthood, Rose will experience   (10 points)

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    c.  
    d.  

  9. There are roughly _______ times more widows than widowers in the United States.   (10 points)

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  10. The key feature of a successful program that helps widows adjust to the deaths of their spouses is   (10 points)

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