Aging Quiz - Answer

The majority of older adults say that they are happy most of the time

Answer: True - The majority of older adults report high levels of life satisfaction. The more socially active an individual is, the higher their life satisfaction. Thus, the importance of remaining involved in informal, intimate activities.

In addition health is correlated with life satisfaction. Individuals, of any age, who are in poor health are likely to experience lower levels of life satisfaction. Not only will exercise and eating a healthy diet facilitate long life but also a good quality of life.

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