Mid-Book Test - Hard
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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Generally, how did Americans aged 65-80 vote in the early 1960s?
2. What is the central role of elderhood?
3. What action helped mold the Puritan generation's distinct personality?
4. What element distinguishes a generation as a cohesive cohort-group with its own unique biography?
5. Who was a rising-adult leader during the Great Depression-World War II crisis?
Short Essay Questions
1. Between 1850 and 1855, what famous books did Transcendental authors publish?
2. What are "generational endowments"?
3. What are the four phases of one generation?
4. Describe Reactives in an inner-driven era.
5. What were Jim Crow laws?
6. What are the four generational types and their relationship to each other?
7. What was the 13er generation's composition of families during the Millennial Cycle?
8. How do the authors treat their analysis of the generations?
9. How would the four different generational groups act if a war arose?
10. What was the Boom generation's only common consensus about the Vietnam conflict?
Essay Topic 1
Describe the child nurture relationships for the four generational types. How does childhood nurture play a major role in shaping a generation's peer personality?
Essay Topic 2
What was the "Consciousness Revolution" of the Boom awakening during the Millennial Cycle? What were the events? Who were the major people involved? What was the public sentiment?
Essay Topic 3
With their passing, the Transcendentals left America an enduring projection of their peer personality. How specifically did Transcendentals affect American thought and behavior for years to come.
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