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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. What is the range of the cohort lengths of all seventeen completed American generations?
2. What would an examination of cohort groups not be likely to predict?
3. What are the ages of youth?
4. What person influenced 1960 childhood?
5. Who led true Protestant believers to America?
Short Essay Questions
1. What were the two social moments of the Reformation Cycle?
2. Define the fallacy of cohort-centrism.
3. As America entered an Inner-Driven era in 1905, how did attitudes towards Lost city kids change?
4. Define the word generation as the authors see it.
5. What was the attitude towards children from the mid-1960s through the early 1980s?
6. Who composed the European cohort-group of 1584-1614?
7. What is a generational constellation?
8. How did the young Adaptive generation of those under 18 years respond to the Colonial Cycle?
9. When this book was written, what were the four great periods of crisis in American history?
10. What kind of childhood did Reactive generations have?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How was the Atomic Age ushered into the world? What were the events? Who were the major people involved? What was the public sentiment?
Essay Topic 2
Explain specifically with details Figure 7-1. What is the significance of the age location in history of the Puritans, Cavaliers, Glorious, and Enlighteners?
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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