Which is TRUE about infertility?
Assisted reproductive technology includes all fertility treatments in which both egg and sperm are handled.
Population statistics reflect two important trends. These are: fertility rate; mortality rate
The number of children born per 1,000 women aged 15-44 is called the: general fertility rate.
Developed nations such as the United States, Canada, or in Western Europe tend to have __________fertility rates and __________ mortality rates. low; low
Sophie just had a baby, and her government ensures that she has 16 weeks of paid maternity leave, with 3 additional years of unpaid leave if she wants it. Her husband also has 11 days of paid…show more content… Question 15
A cultural value that encourages childbearing is called: pronatalism. Question 16
With respect to couples who are voluntarily childfree: childfree couples usually experience their decision as a process that is revisited several times.
Every time you and your spouse go to see your Grandma, she starts up again with “When are you two going to have children? What are you waiting for? Don’t you know how great it is to be parents?” This is an example of: pronatalism. Question 18
Which of the following is TRUE about childbirth?
C-sections are the most common form of surgery in the United States.
People today find the transition to parenthood: surprisingly difficult.
According to the USDA, the largest category of cost associated with raising children is:. housing Question 21
Ruth is experiencing infertility, which is defined as: the inability to get pregnant after one year of trying.
Monika cannot carry a fetus to term; therefore, her egg was mixed with her husband’s sperm and implanted into a surrogate to carry to term. This is called: gestational surrogacy.
Jan is concerned about the opportunity costs associated with raising children. Opportunity costs include: part-time work
Which group has the highest fertility rate today?