Antisocial Personality Disorder Quiz

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Antisocial Personality Disorder Quiz

Antisocial personality disorder, sometimes called sociopathy, is a mental condition in which a person consistently shows no regard for right and wrong and ignores the rights and feelings of others. Individuals with antisocial personality disorder often violate the law, becoming criminals. See how well you understand it by taking the quiz below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is antisocial personality disorder?
    • A. 

      A type of mental illness in which people have trouble perceiving and relating to situations and to people

    • B. 

      A mental health condition in which people have a long-term pattern of manipulating, exploiting, or violating the rights of others and is often criminal.

    • C. 

      a mental disorder in which people have an inflated sense of their own importance and a deep need for admiration.

    • D. 

      A mental illness in which people do not like to socialize with other people

  • 2. 
    All of the following are symptoms of antisocial personality disorder EXCEPT?
    • A. 

      Repeated criminal activity

    • B. 

      Lie, Steal, Cheat, Fight

    • C. 

      Lack of interest in social relationships

    • D. 

      May be very social and appear to be charming

  • 3. 
    There are no affective ways of treatment for ASPD.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
     Incarceration is used to control the most severe cases of ASPD because it keeps them inactive during criminal periods.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    ASPD is believed to affect the _____________ where judgment, decision-making, planning, and impulsive and aggressive behavior are controlled.