This is a quiz…please answer questions thoroughly and define words in your own words. 

 1. What are some of the biological processes associated with aging?  What are some of the things people can do to mediate these processes? 


2. Define three of the following terms:

Adaptive variability

Alzheimer’s disease

Attentional control


Dual task deficit

Dual task performance

Early life stress

Global assessment

Input interference

Maladaptive variability


3. Gladding (2013) suggested that older adults participate in remotivation, reminiscence, and reorientation groups.  Describe what each of these is and what benefits you think they might offer.  (see attachment)


4. Define three of the following terms:


Convoy model

Death anxiety



Role reversal

Socioemotional selectivity theory

Woven cycle of life