Why should teens be concerned with the kind of resources it takes to parent a child?
|A)||because they will be responsible for the child if they become a teen parent|
|B)||so they will feel guilty|
|C)||to encourage them to find sales and use coupons|
|D)||so they can tell their future children how expensive they are|
Studies show that over 50% of teen marriages end in divorce because teens have not mastered the ____________ of adolescence, before trying to handle marriage.
Who has more responsibility for a baby--a teen mother or a teen father?
|A)||The mother, because she shouldn't have gotten pregnant in the first place.|
|B)||They share equal responsibility for the child, financially and emotionally.|
|C)||The father, because he suggested having sex in the first place.|
|D)||The mother, because she carried the baby.|
A husband is having a stressful time at work and decides that he does not feel like dealing with a problem in his marriage. His view of his wedding vows is ____________.
Which of the following is a major task of the fifth developmental stage of marriage?
|A)||renew intimacy and develop ways to continue sexual intimacy|
|B)||prepare for retirement|
|C)||accept death as a stage of life|
|D)||all of the above|
A married couple decides to plant a garden together. What type of intimacy does this activity involve?
Philosophical intimacy is the sharing of ___________.
|A)||needs, emotions, weaknesses, and strengths|
|C)||efforts to accomplish task and projects|
|D)||beliefs and values|
When a misfortune occurs, marriage partners support each other. This is an example of what type of intimacy?
________ is the stage of growth and development when both the male and female body become capable of producing offspring.
To be ______________ , marriage partners should be sexually attracted to one another.
A goal of the __________ of marriage is to maintain individual identity at the same time as forming a family.
Which of the following is NOT a factor that predicts a successful marriage?
|B)||have similar interests|
|C)||being twenty years of age or older|
|D)||different attitudes about children and child-raising|
Which of the following provides the best chance for a child to grow up healthy and responsible?
|A)||developing intamacy with his or her parents|
|B)||the generational cycle of teen pregnancy|
|C)||spending less time with your father than your mother|
|D)||being born to teen parents|