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WHat percentage of adults marry?


90%

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What is the likelihood of a new marriage ending in divorce?


43%

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Which group has the highest divorce rates?


males 20-24

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What usually happens with custody in divorce?


72% to the mother

9% to the dad

16% joint custody, but this is increasing

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What are the top 3 reasons for divorce?


gradual growing apart

not feeling loved or appreciated

sexual intimacy problems

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What are the risks factors for divorce?


age - 20s and 30s

often with young children

lower SES

married as teenagers

short courtship

conceived child before marriage

family health problems

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During middle adulthood, how are the genders different in terms of interest changes?


men's interests narrow - focus on work

women's interests broaden

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True or False: most people over 65 still live their own homes.


true - they are not overall institutionalized

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What are ADLs? IADLs?


ADLs are activities of dialy living like bathing, dressing, eating, and moving.

IADLs are instrumental activities of daily living like cooking, shopping, managing money, using the telemphones, taking meds, etc.

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