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mrive3127 mrive3127
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Question 1.

All Gini coefficients must lie between 0 and 1. The lower the value



the lower the degree of poverty according to the federal government's definition of poverty.



the greater the degree of poverty.



the more unequal the income distribution.



the closer the income distribution is to being equal.



Question 2.

If official poverty statistics for the United States included transfer payments individuals receive from the government, such as Social Security payments and other non-cash benefits such as food stamps,



the poverty rate would be overstated.



income inequality would be greater.



the poverty rate would be lower.



poverty would be eliminated.

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Answer 1

the closer the income distribution is to being equal.



Answer 2

the poverty rate would be lower.

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