Online Quiz

1. What is one of the main reasons for the labor shortage?

  • People lack the necessary skills to fill the current vacancies
  • People cannot find job vacancies
  • People are not going to school
  • People need to stop relying on welfare and get jobs
People lack the necessary skills to fill the current vacancies

2. Currently, the largest skills gap is in high-skill jobs?

  • True
  • False
False

3. What is the effect of having difficulty in acquiring skilled workers?

  • It decreases unemployment
  • It increases company growth
  • It decreases global poverty
  • It increases income inequality
It increases income inequality

4. In general, companies are happy with the work their IT departments do

  • True
  • False
False

5. Encouraging STEM majors in universities is best accomplished by getting children interested in these subjects early.

  • True
  • False
True

6. What is the main issue with the skills pipeline?

  • Jobs and colleges are collaborating to impart skills
  • Practical education is being prioritized
  • Universities are not coordinating with companies to train people
  • Students can too easily find jobs after college
Universities are not coordinating with companies to train people

7. It is good the Baby Boom Generation is retiring, as it leaves more opportunities for younger people to be promoted.

  • True
  • False
False

8. Too small of a population is likely to be a problem in the future.

  • True
  • False
True

9. In America, what is the biggest obstacle to having children?

  • Women cannot take maternity leave
  • Couples cannot afford the costs associated with a child
  • Women cannot have children by the time they decide they wish to procreate
  • Couples cannot both maintain their lifestyle and have children
Couples cannot afford the costs associated with a child

10. What does the article suggest to ameliorate the population stagnation in developing countries?

  • Provide childcare to decrease the stress on parents
  • Provide a stipend to parents to help them pay for their children
  • Provide more vacation days to increase worker satisfaction
  • Provide extensive paid parental leave after the birth of a child
Provide extensive paid parental leave after the birth of a child
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