Test Your Knowledge Over Autism Quiz

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Autism Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    These are all characteristics of Atypical Language Development except for...
    • A. 

      Broad range of language abilities

    • B. 

      Ranges from non-verbal to complex communication

    • C. 

      Lack of peer relationships

    • D. 

      Echoing what others say

  • 2. 
    Autism severity can be related to someone's IQ. A lower IQ usually means their autism will be more severe.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which option is NOT a beneficial way to help and encourage someone with a disability?
    • A. 

      Positive reinforcement and behavioral training

    • B. 

      Excluding them from everyday activities

    • C. 

      Giving them regulated medicine to help control anxiety or depression

    • D. 

      Specialized therapy including speech, physical therapy, occupational, etc.

  • 4. 
    It can be difficult for someone with autism to pick up on sarcasm, jokes, or social cues.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which one is NOT a characteristic of autism?
    • A. 

      Sensory and movement disorders

    • B. 

      Repetitive behavior

    • C. 

      Differences in intellectual functioning

    • D. 

      These are all possible characteristics

  • 6. 
    Struggling to share enjoyment, interests and achievements relates to the criteria for atypical language development?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False, it relates to atypical social development

  • 7. 
    On average, 1 in how many people are autistic?
    • A. 

      1 in 50

    • B. 

      1 in 10

    • C. 

      1 in 75

    • D. 

      1 in 100

  • 8. 
    Everyone is affected by autism in the same way.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Autism is sometimes referred to as a hidden disability because...
    • A. 

      You cannot always tell by looking at someone that they are autistic

    • B. 

      It affects how you function on the inside more than how you look on the outside

    • C. 

      Many people with autism feel misunderstood because it can be difficult to relate to and understand

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Autism cannot be cured.
    • A. 

      True, but there are ways to encourage healthy learning and development

    • B. 

      False