Two fundamental parameters for ageing
Two major groups of things that cause aging
3 reasons why an we are seeing a population shift towards older people
Chronologica age 
Biological Age 
true/ false chronological age is better marker of health status than biological age
Variable cut-off for`old' determined by... 
In terms of the medical model, what defines successful aging?
In terms of the social model, what defines successful aging?
In terms of the psychological model, what defines successful aging?
3 Cellular theories of aging
2 Physiological theories of aging
4 organ-based theories of aging
4 programmed genetic theories of aging
5 unprogrammed genetic theories of aging
Erikson's theory: Generativity vs. stagnation
To reassess and rebuild life structure, middle-aged adults must confront four developmental tasks, what are they?
Vaillant’s Adaptation to Life
Ture/false as we age, we rely more on social comparison than temporal ones
What three activities increase from early to middle adulthood
According to studies, what happens to the masculine traits observed in women?
Parental imperative theory
Big 5 personality traits
In terms of relationships, what is middles adulthood marked by 
What Factors Promote Psychological Well-Being in Midlife 
Sense of control and personal life investment: what is flow?
Sense of control and personal life investment: what is personal life investment?
Erikson's Ego integrity vs. despair: those who emphasise attainment of EXTRINSIC goals are more likely to...
Erikson's Ego integrity vs. despair: the resolution for this stage is...
Attaining ego integrity involves three distinct tasks: what are they
Labouvie-Vief’s Emotional Expertise : affect optimization
TRUE/FALSE many aging individuals desribe their emotional reactions to personal experiences LESS vividly then younger people
TRUE/FALSE No age differences exist in total quantity of reminiscing
Types of reminiscence: Life review
Types of reminiscence: self-focused
Types of reminiscence: other-focused
Types of reminiscence: knowledge-based
Dips in extroversion in middle adulthood reflect...
Control vs. dependency: Dependency- support script
Control vs. dependency: Independence-ignore script
Control vs. Dependency: Person-environment fit and what doe it promote
TRUE/FALSE ethnic minority older adults are more willing to accept assistance
Perceived social support
Social Theories of Aging: Disengagement theory
Social Theories of Aging: Activity Theory
Social Theories of Aging: continuity theory
Social Theories of Aging: Socioemotional Selectivity Theory
Aging in place
Aging in place
Two types of events prompt suicide in late life
The age range of personal fulfillment