Do You Know Suicide?

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Do You Know Suicide? - Quiz

Do you really know what suicide means? Do you know the preventive measures and causes of suicide?
Take this quiz to test your knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    All of the following can be reasons for suicide  except

    • A.

      Hilarity

    • B.

      Schizophrenia

    • C.

      Depression

    • D.

      Bipolar disorder

    Correct Answer
    A. Hilarity
  • 2. 

    Which of the following is known as the act of intentionally causing one's own death?

    • A.

      Stab

    • B.

      Kill

    • C.

      Suicide

    • D.

      Murder

    Correct Answer
    C. Suicide
    Explanation
    Suicide is the act of intentionally causing one's own death. It refers to the deliberate act of taking one's own life, often due to severe emotional distress, mental illness, or a feeling of hopelessness. It is a tragic and complex issue that requires understanding, empathy, and support.

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  • 3. 

    Which of the following is a precaution method  taken to prevent suicides?

    • A.

      limiting access to methods of suicide

    • B.

      Avoiding people

    • C.

      Staying alone

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. limiting access to methods of suicide
    Explanation
    Limiting access to methods of suicide is a precautionary method taken to prevent suicides. By restricting access to means such as firearms, medications, or dangerous objects, the likelihood of individuals attempting or completing suicide is reduced. This approach acknowledges that many suicides are impulsive acts, and by removing easy access to lethal methods, it creates a barrier that can help save lives.

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  • 4. 

    Which of these is common method of committing suicide?

    • A.

      Shouting

    • B.

      Playing

    • C.

      Hanging

    • D.

      Crying

    Correct Answer
    C. Hanging
    Explanation
    Hanging is a common method of committing suicide. It involves using a rope or other material to suspend oneself from a high point, causing death by asphyxiation. This method is unfortunately chosen by many individuals who are experiencing extreme emotional distress or mental health issues. It is important to raise awareness about suicide prevention and provide support to those who may be at risk.

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  • 5. 

    Factors that affect the risk of suicide includes the following except.

    • A.

      Mental disorders

    • B.

      Drug misuse

    • C.

      Psychological states

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. None of the above
    Explanation
    The factors that affect the risk of suicide include mental disorders, drug misuse, and psychological states. Therefore, the correct answer is "None of the above" because all of the mentioned factors are known to have an impact on suicide risk.

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  • 6. 

    Which of the following is the act of taking one's life for the benefit of others?

    • A.

      Murder

    • B.

      Intentional suicide

    • C.

      Altruistic suicide

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Altruistic suicide
    Explanation
    Altruistic suicide refers to the act of taking one's own life for the benefit of others. It occurs when an individual believes that their death will bring about a greater good or alleviate the suffering of others. This act is driven by a sense of duty or selflessness, where the person prioritizes the well-being of others over their own life. Unlike intentional suicide, which is primarily motivated by personal reasons or despair, altruistic suicide is an act of sacrifice. Murder and intentional suicide do not involve the intention to benefit others, making them incorrect choices.

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  • 7. 

    What is the political action taken when an attacker carries out a violence against other, which results in victim's suicide?

    • A.

      Altruistic suicide

    • B.

      Suicide attack

    • C.

      Phlegmatic suicide

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Suicide attack
    Explanation
    A suicide attack refers to a political action where an attacker carries out violence against others, resulting in the victim's suicide. This form of attack is often used as a tactic by individuals or groups with political or ideological motivations. The attacker intentionally takes their own life while causing harm to others, aiming to instill fear, create chaos, or achieve a specific political objective.

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  • 8. 

    What  is the term used for the collective efforts to reduce the incidence of suicide through preventative measures?

    • A.

      Suicide prevention

    • B.

      Suicide commit

    • C.

      Suicide correction

    • D.

      Altruistic suicide

    Correct Answer
    A. Suicide prevention
    Explanation
    Suicide prevention refers to the collective efforts aimed at reducing the occurrence of suicide through various preventive measures. This term encompasses strategies such as raising awareness about mental health, providing access to mental health services, promoting help-seeking behaviors, and implementing interventions to support individuals at risk of suicide. The goal of suicide prevention is to reduce the incidence of suicide and save lives by intervening early and addressing the underlying causes and risk factors associated with suicidal behavior.

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  • 9. 

    Which of the following In Rome could be  reasons for suicide?

    • A.

      Volunteering death in a gladiator combat,

    • B.

      Guilt over murdering someone

    • C.

      None of the above

    • D.

      All of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    All of the above could be reasons for suicide in Rome. Volunteering death in a gladiator combat suggests a willingness to sacrifice one's life, which could lead to suicidal tendencies. Guilt over murdering someone can cause immense emotional distress and remorse, potentially leading to thoughts of ending one's own life. Both reasons indicate significant psychological and emotional turmoil that could result in suicidal ideation.

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  • 10. 

    Which of the following is   an example of mass suicide?

    • A.

      1978 Jonestown killings/suicide

    • B.

      1930 Jonestown killings/suicide

    • C.

      1968 Jonestown killings/suicide

    • D.

      1958 Jonestown killings/suicide

    Correct Answer
    A. 1978 Jonestown killings/suicide
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1978 Jonestown killings/suicide. This is the only option that includes the correct year, 1978, and the term "killings/suicide" which suggests that it involves a mass suicide event. The other options have incorrect years or are missing the term "killings/suicide."

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