Chapter 3 Short Quiz

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Chapter 3 Short Quiz

Ageing Population


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A population is said to be ageing when:
    • A. 

      More aged are able to live longer due to advanced medical technology.

    • B. 

      There are no more young people.

    • C. 

      The number of aged is more than the number of young people.

  • 2. 
    Some of the causes of ageing population are:
    • A. 

      The cost of raising children is very expensive.

    • B. 

      More couples prefer to concentrate more on their careers before starting a family.

    • C. 

      People are too poor to have children.

    • D. 

      Many people hate children.

  • 3. 
    Many of the aged are not working because:
    • A. 

      They hate to work.

    • B. 

      They are unable to work.

    • C. 

      They quit as they are not happy with their boss/ employer.

    • D. 

      They want to retire.

  • 4. 
    What are the consequences of Ageing Population?
    • A. 

      The aged who are not working need to rely on the decreasing working population to support them.

    • B. 

      The ageing population will decrease.

    • C. 

      The ageing population will increase..

    • D. 

      The working people have to pay more taxes to meet the country's expenditure to support the aged.

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