Introduction to Crime & Criminology: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why was the National Crime Victimization Survey created?

Question 2 2. Which of the following best describes the consensus view of crime?

Question 3 3. Which of the following types of crime typically involves the issuance of tickets and payment of fines?

Question 4 4. The information contained in the U.C.R. is derived from what two sources?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a reason why some experts are critical of the National Crime Victimization Survey?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT a type of criminal law violation?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT one of the major categories of crime?

Question 8 8. Why is larceny considered a property crime?

Question 9 9. Simple assault is an example of which of the following types of crime?

Question 10 10. What is the name of the report the F.B.I. generates to measure crime?

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Question 11 11. Under the National Incident Based Reporting System methodology, which of the following new types of information is NOT collected about crimes?

Question 12 12. An American data analyst copies files related to American national defense, and sends these files to Russian intelligence agents. What kind of crime is this, and why?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is a feature of felony crimes?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a type of mens rea?

Question 15 15. Which of the following constitutes the act of committing a crime?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT an example of a misdemeanor?

Question 17 17. Which of the following best describes the concept of legality?

Question 18 18. External circumstances that surround an event are referred to as _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements about felonies is TRUE?

Question 20 20. Brad was walking down the street and saw a wallet on the dashboard of a convertible. He thought about taking the wallet, and after checking that he was alone on the street, he took the wallet. Is Brad's behavior an example of concurrence? Why or why not?

Introduction to Crime & Criminology: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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