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Quiz 12 :

Income and Social Class

Quiz 12 :

Income and Social Class

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Consumers who buy everything in sight are called ________.
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Fred Johnson has worked hard all of his life to make a decent living for himself and his family. However, in recent years he has become obsessed with a fear of being ruined, either because of losing his job or losing all of his savings. According to clinical psychologists, Fred Johnson's fear of being ruined is equated to ________.
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________ refers to the passage of individuals from one social class to another.
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An economy that is driven by a fairly small number of rich people is called a plutonomy.
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Money available to a household over and above what is required to have a comfortable standard of living is called ________.
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Mothers with preschool children are the fastest-growing segment of working people.
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The wealthiest 160,000 U.S. families are considered one percenters.
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Blue-collar workers with relatively high-prestige jobs consider themselves as ________.
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A consumer's belief about what the future holds is an indicator of consumer confidence.
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Education is one determining factor in future income.
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Discretionary income is the money available to a household over and above that required for a comfortable standard of living.
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American spendthrifts outnumber American tightwads.
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A ________ is an economy that is driven by a fairly small group of rich people.
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Social stratification refers to the creation of artificial divisions in a society.
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The best predictor of major expenditures that do not have status or symbolic value is ________.
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Which of the following is a determiner of how much a person will save (saving rate)?
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One percenters are an example of ________.
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________ measures how optimistic or pessimistic people are about the future health of the economy and how they will fare in the future.
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The average American's standard of living continues to improve. These income shifts are linked to two key factors: ________.
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Consumers who refuse to sacrifice style, but achieve it on a budget are called ________.
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