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Much information has become available in the last decade about the differences among generations. Each generation is indeed different, but historical events and cultural trends tend to make my generation quite different from my parentís generation, even when the same chronological age is considered. Americaís generations have been found to move in a cycle of four, with the Millenial Generation today having many characteristics in common with the G. I. Generation of their great-grandparents. Attention to the unique characteristics of each generation will support a more effective learning environment in an adult class..