Questions 1-5 present a series of opinions about social differences in this country. Please indicate whether you agree strongly, agree, disagree, or disagree strongly.

1. People should be allowed to accumulate as much wealth as they can even if some make millions while others live in poverty.

2. Differences in income in America are too large.

3. It is the responsibility of the government to reduce the differences in income between people with high incomes and those with low incomes.

4. Differences in social standing between people are acceptable because they basically reflect what people made out of the opportunities they had.

5. In the United States there are still great differences between social levels, and what one can achieve in life depends mainly upon one's family background.