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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What should retired people do with their excess monthly income?
(a) Help other family members reach the crossover point.
(b) Use it to buy life energy.
(c) Determing a new crossover point.
(d) Reinvest it or use it to do new projects.
2. What should people do as soon as possible?
(b) Get out of debt.
(c) Complete the wall chart.
(d) Find supplemental income.
3. What may reaching the crossover point cause participants to do?
(a) Increase spending.
(b) Continue working or choose a new job.
(c) Start a new wall chart.
(d) Explore other routes to work.
4. How does the realization that not all work is paid add life to retirement?
(a) Retired people know they can still be useful.
(b) People who do not work after retirement live longer.
(c) Retired people are happy because they no longer work.
(d) People who do not work after retirement have fewer health problems.
5. Why should people try not to turn their job into an identity?
(a) Only volunteerism creates an identy.
(b) Changing careers could cause an identity crisis.
(c) Identity comes from friends and family.
(d) So that their lives could be about something different.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the authors describe as "having a high joy-to-stuff ratio?"
2. If people invest more money each month, what happens to the monthly interest?
3. Which of the following is the one and only thing that a job should be about?
4. What should people do with their extra money, once they earn more per month than they spend?
5. The wall chart should accommodate data for how long?
Short Essay Questions
1. How far away from homelessness are most Americans?
2. What is the difference between the word "frugal" and the Spanish word "aprovechar?" Which do the authors prefer?
3. Describe the process of creating the wall chart.
4. What are a person's options, once he reaches his crossover point?
5. What are 1,000,001 SURE WAYS TO SAVE MONEY?
6. How is Step 8 completed? What does it allow program participants to do?
7. What do many people try to get from other jobs, other than a paycheck?
8. Why are most people happier when their jobs are not related to their passions?
9. What job-hunting advice is included in the book?
10. Why do volunteers often feel more fulfilled than ever before?
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