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Military Kid Or Senior Citizen?

Military kids go through a lot in their young lives. It often feels like they've lived a lifetime before they're even old enough to drive. Can you identify which of the following quotes and stats are about military kids and which are about seniors?

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  1. 1. What's the fastest growing Facebook demographic?

    Military Kids
    Military Kids
    Senior Citizens
    Senior Citizens
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Military kids use social media to stay connected with a deployed parent or far away friends... just not as much as Grandma does.

  2. 2. “Where did I grow up? Well, that’s a long story.” Who said it?

    Military Kid
    Military Kid
    Senior Citizen
    Senior Citizen
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Military kids know happiness doesn't have one address.

  3. 3. 25% of this group experience depression

    Military Kid
    Military Kid
    Senior Citizen
    Senior Citizen
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    15-20% of seniors are depressed, compared to the 25% of military kids that experience depression.

  4. 4. “I used to be a dancer but life got in the way.” Who said it?

    Military Kid
    Military Kid
    Senior Citizen
    Senior Citizen
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Transitions are hard, even for grown-ups. But life often gets in the way for military kids, too. Imagine moving again and again—sometimes their favorite activities, coaches, and teammates get left behind.

  5. 5. Which group attends more than 10 schools in their lifetime?

    Military Kid
    Military Kid
    Senior Citizen
    Senior Citizen
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Military kids have to be the new kid at school every 2-3 years. Good thing they make friends easily!

  6. 6. Studies show this group sweats less than others:

    Military Kids
    Military Kids
    Senior Citizens
    Senior Citizens
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Just ask Heisman Trophy winner and military kid RG3!

  7. 7. They laugh an average of 300 times a day.

    Military Kids
    Military Kids
    Senior Citizens
    Senior Citizens
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Adults laugh an average of 60 times a day.

  8. 8. At least 5,378 were victims of abuse and neglect in 2015.

    Military Kids
    Military Kids
    Senior Citizens
    Senior Citizens
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    63% of military abuse cases are neglect cases. These cases are on the rise.

  9. 9. Who said: "I like living in new places because I make new friends during lunch"

    Military Kid
    Military Kid
    Senior Citizen
    Senior Citizen
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Make new friends, but keep the old. Military kids know all friends are GOLD.

  10. 10. Who said “I can’t remember my best friend’s name anymore.”

    Military Kid
    Military Kid
    Senior Citizen
    Senior Citizen
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Military kids say goodbye to more significant people in their lives by age 18 than most people do in a lifetime.

Military Kid Or Senior Citizen?

What is your major malfunction?

Only 1% of Americans serve in the military, but did you know military kids serve, too?? They have to deal with things other kids their age wouldn't dream of, and it's time we all give them the props they deserve!

What is your major malfunction?
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Good to go, Ace!

Nobody has to tell you military kids serve, too! You understand not all heroes wear capes and the kids who stand behind their moms and dads in uniform deserve our thanks.

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Fit for Duty

Military kids bleed red, white and blue... and apparently, so do you! Not everyone understands the sacrifices made by our nation's littlest heroes. You know when a military member serves, the whole family serves. We salute you for your patriotism and declare you fit for duty!

Fit for Duty
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