Poverty

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1. Children from which families are twice as likely to live in relative poverty than children from white families?

  • middle-eastern
  • eastern european
  • black and minority ethnic
  • central european
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2. Who says that poverty is a lack of power or a lack or voice?

  • Hister
  • Mister
  • Lister
  • Twister

3. What percentages of sons and daughters, respectively, of men in the lowest 25% of earnings end up in the top quarter?

  • 22% and 19%
  • 13% and 12%
  • 10% and 8%
  • 25% and 18%

4. Which of the following is not a commonly used way of measuring poverty?

  • Expenditure
  • Public satisfaction
  • Income
  • Deprivation

5. Who points out that health, housing and working conditions all impact standard of living but they are not included in income or expenditure?

  • Hughes
  • Townsend
  • Machin
  • Bradshaw

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