|May 1, 2013
How Many Americans attend a family reunion every year?
a) 25 million
b) 50 million
c) 100 million
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The Answer is-----
C: 100 Million. About 40% of Americans attend an annual reunion, with another 25% attending one every few years. Reunions are held to increase bonding and strenthen family ties. Having fun together is a key part of building a strong family identity.
When a team of psychologists measured children's resilience, they found that the kids who____________were best able to handle stress.
a)ate the same breakfast everyday
b)knew the most about their family's history
c)played team sports
d)attended regular religious services
Answer is B: The more children know about their family's history, the stronger their sense of control over their lives and the higher their self-esteem. The reason: These children have a strong sense of "intergenerational self" they understand that they belong to something bigger than themselves, and that families naturally experience both highs and lows.
***Submitted By Lois Jenkins Ivey