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Corrections & Correctional Institutions Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Jerry is an inmate in a state prison. Based on the statistics regarding state prison inmates, which of the following is likely true about him?

Question 2 2. What are the customs, beliefs, attitudes, values, and lifestyles of the prison inmates within a particular prison?

Question 3 3. Most female inmates are:

Question 4 4. Why was Bridewell innovative?

Question 5 5. The judge sentenced Audra to probation. What does this sentence entail?

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Question 6 6. Jeremy Bentham's famous prison design allowed all cells to be visible from a central guard station. The design is known as a:

Question 7 7. According to the deprivation model, why does prison subculture arise?

Question 8 8. Why would a juvenile be given adult certification?

Question 9 9. How does probation benefit offenders?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT a requirement for release on parole?

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Question 11 11. Lucy is an inmate in a federal prison. Based on the statistics regarding federal prison inmates, which of the following is likely true about her?

Question 12 12. Mack has received an early release from prison after serving nine years of a twelve-year sentence. This situation BEST describes which of the following actions?

Question 13 13. The 20th century brought a prison overcrowding crisis to the U.S., despite more prisons being built. Which of the following is NOT thought to have contributed to prison overcrowding?

Question 14 14. What is the set of norms, or the expected behavior, of inmates?

Question 15 15. _____ is the process through which new inmates learn the norms and values of prison life.

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Question 16 16. Which federal government agency is responsible for collecting, analyzing, and publishing data relating to crime in the United States?

Question 17 17. In which system were inmates kept in separate cells but allowed to eat and work together while remaining completely silent?

Question 18 18. What do we call enclosed areas where residents share all parts of their daily lives?

Question 19 19. In which system were inmates kept in separate cells, even for eating, sleeping, and working?

Question 20 20. Which government agency oversees the parole process for all prisons?

Corrections & Correctional Institutions Chapter Exam Instructions

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