What Do You Know About Forensic Psychology?

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What Do You Know About Forensic Psychology?

Forensic psychology can be defined as the relationship between psychology and the justice system. This is created in a way to act between individuals currently under the gaze of the law and psychologists. It's a pretty popular topic given that it's practiced in courts all over the world.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which one isn't an employment opportunity for forensic psychologists?
    • A. 

      Correctional psychologists

    • B. 

      Counsel for offenders

    • C. 

      Consultant to law enforcement

    • D. 

      Academic research positions

  • 2. 
    Forensic media psychology analyzes behaviour related to the following except which of the following?
    • A. 

      Forklore

    • B. 

      Medical education

    • C. 

      Television

    • D. 

      Social media

  • 3. 
    Which of these is not a malpractice act in forensic psychology?
    • A. 

      Breach of duty

    • B. 

      Improper care

    • C. 

      Inadequate uninformed consent

    • D. 

      Wrongful commitment 

  • 4. 
    What is the duty of a forensic psychologist in prosecution?
    • A. 

      Interrogation of suspect

    • B. 

      Arrest of suspect

    • C. 

      Counseling the suspect

    • D. 

      Providing sentencing recommendation

  • 5. 
    Which one is information normally provided by a forensic psychologist?
    • A. 

      Health status of the suspect

    • B. 

      Evaluation of witness credibility

    • C. 

      Sincerity of advocates

    • D. 

      Biodata of suspect

  • 6. 
    Which of the following fields does a forensic psychologists doesn't hold a Ph.d in?
    • A. 

      Clinical psychology

    • B. 

      Organizational psychology

    • C. 

      Social psychology

    • D. 

      Behavioral neuroscience

  • 7. 
    How many years does training in forensic psychology take in UK?
    • A. 

      A year

    • B. 

      Two years 

    • C. 

      Three years

    • D. 

      Five years

  • 8. 
    Which of these is not a means of assessing forensic psychologists?
    • A. 

      Research

    • B. 

      Board interview

    • C. 

      Examination

    • D. 

      Supervised practice

  • 9. 
    Who is the American psychologist popular for research in eye witness memory.
    • A. 

      Elizabeth Loftus

    • B. 

      Rosalyn McCoy

    • C. 

      Jane Jefferson

    • D. 

      Joyce Blackburn

  • 10. 
    Who is the professor of psychology popular for studying false confessions?
    • A. 

      Allyson Smith

    • B. 

      Patrick Reinnman

    • C. 

      Albert Moore

    • D. 

      Saul Kassin