Warning Signs of Child Abuse


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

question 1 of 3

Children who are physically abused may have defensive wounds on their (choose the best answer):

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


Children who are emotionally abused may:

I. Suffer a drop in school performance

II. Abuse others

III. Be depressed

2. Which of the following may be a clue to the fact that a child is being sexually abused (choose the most appropriate answer)?

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 warning signs of child abuse? Gauge your knowledge of indicators for physical, emotional and sexual abuse by using the quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these materials to check your comprehension of:

  • Indicators of physical child abuse
  • Clue to sexual abuse in children
  • Characteristics of children who are emotionally abused
  • What child abuse involves

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on recognizing child abuse
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about clues to sexual abuse in children and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about common signs of physical abuse

Additional Learning

Warning Signs of Child Abuse is a lesson that can help you cover more topics. Some of these include:

  • What child abuse refers to
  • Reasons why abused children might not ask for help
  • Different signs of sexual abuse