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Violence in Homes, Schools & Society Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Domestic violence against children and adolescents often results in _____.

Question 2 2. Domestic violence can take the form of which type of abuse.

Question 3 3. Which of the following is TRUE regarding domestic violence?

Question 4 4. The FBI has recorded ____ incidents of school violence since the early 1900s?

Question 5 5. One factor that can add to the cause of school violence is ____?

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Question 6 6. An effect of school violence is ____?

Question 7 7. An unlawful attack by a person for the purposes of causing severe bodily injury is:

Question 8 8. The taking or attempt to take something of value from a person by threat or use of force is:

Question 9 9. The use of force to try and harm, injure, or kill oneself or another person is known as:

Question 10 10. Media violence is correlated with _____.

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Question 11 11. In a famous study done in the 1970's children watched either a violent cops and robbers movie or a nonviolent sporting event. Afterwards they played with other children; the children who watched violence did what?

Question 12 12. Correlation implies

Question 13 13. Gang affiliation is highest in _____ and suburban counties.

Question 14 14. What race and gender is more at risk to become a gang member?

Question 15 15. How can teachers prevent gang affiliation?

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Question 16 16. Stalking is an example of:

Question 17 17. Rape is an example of:

Question 18 18. Punching or hitting another person is:

Question 19 19. According to the FBI's statistics on violent crime, which was the top reported violent crime for 2010?

Question 20 20. Which of the following scenarios constitutes a violent crime?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following best describes a felony crime?

Question 22 22. Place these types of youth violence in order from least to most severe - sexual assault, kicking, homicide, and robbery.

Question 23 23. Children who grow up with what type of parents tend to be at higher risk for youth violence?

Question 24 24.

Consider the following case example: Jason is a 16-year-old male who lives in a well-to-do area of town. Jason has a high IQ, but he deals with depression and anxiety frequently. Rather than tell his parents how he is feeling, he self-medicates with alcohol and recreational drugs. This has been getting increasingly worse over the past six months.

Do you believe Jason is at high, medium, low, or no risk of engaging in youth violence?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is TRUE regarding domestic violence?

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Question 26 26. School violence can include ____ and ____.

Question 27 27. How are robbery and burglary similar?

Question 28 28. Josh watched many violent TV shows when he was a young child. Now that he is a teenager he is likely to _____.

Question 29 29. Teachers can be positive role models by having what type of environment in the classroom?

Question 30 30. This organization is available in most states to protect children and families:

Violence in Homes, Schools & Society Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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