The text identifies six common myths about the poor (page 146). List these myths and the data that refute them. 2. Are there any other myths you would add? If so, which ones and why?

 the six myths mentioned are: Myth 1 “The poor are lazy and refuse to work”; Myth 2 “The poor live in inner-cities”; Myth 3 “Most minorities are poor”; Myth 4 “Many poor are single moms”; Myth 5 ” Most poor ate older Americans” and Myth 6 ” The poor get special advantages.