Cycle of Violence: Theory & Diagram

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

When was the cycle of violence first introduced?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. The cycle of violence is depicted to circle around what?

2. Which phase involves physical affection?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

What are the phases of the cycle of violence theory? When was this theory developed? These are just some of the facts you must know when you choose to answer the questions found in this quiz and worksheet assessment.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be expected to do the following when you take this quiz:

  • State in what year the cycle of violence theory was introduced
  • Name what this theory is circled around
  • Identify the phase that involves physical affection
  • Recognize the phase in which the victim avoids contact with family and friends
  • Select the phase that studies have shown does not happen in every violent relationship

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as when this theory was introduced
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the main concept that this theory circles around
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the different phases of the cycle of violence theory

Additional Learning

More details about this topic are discussed in the lesson titled Cycle of Violence: Theory & Diagram. You can expect to learn more about:

  • Who first proposed the cycle of violence theory
  • How the victim typically acts in the middle phase of this cycle
  • Why the victim often feels compelled to return to the abuser in the final phase
Support