BRC 104 - Human Issues (163-185)

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This quiz consists of all materials covered from page 163 (DISABILITY AWARENESS: PHYSICAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES) to page 185 (SUBSTANCE ID: METHAMPHETAMINE). It consists of 40 questions. 80% is a passing score. Good luck


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The two major types of communication disabilities are......
    • A. 

      Autism and Dyslexia

    • B. 

      Speech and Hearing

    • C. 

      Listening and Comprehension

    • D. 

      Sight and Smell

  • 2. 
    ______ is a physiological condition that causes difficulty in producing sound or understanding language, including reading and writing.
    • A. 

      Hearing impairment

    • B. 

      Mental retardation

    • C. 

      Speech impairment

    • D. 

      Mental Illness

  • 3. 
    There are two types of hearing loss. One is "Deafness". What is the other?
    • A. 

      Hard of hearing

    • B. 

      Listening impairment

    • C. 

      Complete hearing loss

    • D. 

      Stage II Deafness

  • 4. 
    True or False: Someone who is classified as "Deaf" does not have to rely completely on visual communication.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A large majority of Florida cases involving defendants who are hearing impaired are dismissed because of events occuring ______ Miranda rights are explained.
    • A. 

      Before

    • B. 

      During

    • C. 

      After

    • D. 

      In the process of

  • 6. 
    True or False: English is a second language for those that are hearing impaired.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    _______ is a functional limitation that affects one or more of a person's limbs
    • A. 

      Mobility impairment

    • B. 

      Speech impairment

    • C. 

      Bodily limitation

    • D. 

      Functionability impairment

  • 8. 
    80-90% of people who are visually impaired........
    • A. 

      Are aggressive and combative in nature

    • B. 

      Are totally without sight

    • C. 

      Have some sight

    • D. 

      Worked in the 2000 Presidential Election in Broward County, FL

  • 9. 
    This is a developmental disability that occurs in early childhood and continues throughout adulthood, which may result in a difficulty in learning, communications, and social interaction
    • A. 

      Mental retardation

    • B. 

      Autism

    • C. 

      Learning impairment

    • D. 

      Mental Illness

  • 10. 
    True or False: People diagnosed with autism interact well with law enforcement officers if the officer is very close to the person.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    True or False: The Baker Act has no age barrier.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    True or False: Advancing age is synonymous with disease and disability
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    _____ is an organic, progressive mental disorder characterized by loss of memory, impairment of judgment and abstract thinking, and changes in personality
    • A. 

      Delirium

    • B. 

      Senility

    • C. 

      Mental impairment

    • D. 

      Dementia

  • 14. 
    An elderly person
    • A. 

      Is at a higher risk of suicide than lower age groups

    • B. 

      Is at a higher risk of committing felonies than lower age groups

    • C. 

      Is at a lower risk of abuse than lower age groups

    • D. 

      Is at a lower risk of suicide than lower age groups

  • 15. 
    Taking a prescription medication according to label directions is known as........
    • A. 

      Substance Use

    • B. 

      Substance Abuse

    • C. 

      Substance Neglect

    • D. 

      Withdrawal

  • 16. 
    The feeling that a person gets that says they "need" to use a drug is known as........
    • A. 

      Substance Abuse

    • B. 

      Withdrawals

    • C. 

      Physical Dependence

    • D. 

      Psychological Dependence

  • 17. 
    The presence or condition where a drug is required to maintain normal functioning of the central nervous system is known as...........
    • A. 

      Substance Neglect

    • B. 

      Withdrawal

    • C. 

      Psychological Dependence

    • D. 

      Physical Dependence

  • 18. 
    ________ is the accidental or intentional use of a dangerously large amount of a substance
    • A. 

      Substance Abuse

    • B. 

      Withdrawal

    • C. 

      Overdose

    • D. 

      Dependence

  • 19. 
    The Marchman Act is covered in Chapter ______, Florida Statutes.
    • A. 

      393

    • B. 

      394

    • C. 

      397

    • D. 

      893

  • 20. 
    _____ is a court order that may be obtained by the filing of a petition by one party, without notice to any other party, stating that aperson appears to meet the criteria for involuntary examination.
    • A. 

      Baker Act

    • B. 

      Marchman Act

    • C. 

      Ex Post Facto

    • D. 

      Ex Parte

  • 21. 
    The Florida Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act is address in Chapter ___, FS.
    • A. 

      393

    • B. 

      394

    • C. 

      397

    • D. 

      893

  • 22. 
    These types of drugs have no medicinal value, have the greatest potential for drug abuse/addiction, and can be the most harmful to a person's health.
    • A. 

      Schedule I

    • B. 

      Schedule II

    • C. 

      Schedule IV

    • D. 

      Schedule V

  • 23. 
    Sluggish behavior, extreme fatigue, slurred speech, and intoxication are all behavioral characteristics of _________
    • A. 

      Alcohol use

    • B. 

      Cannabis use

    • C. 

      Methamphetamine use

    • D. 

      Ecstasy use

  • 24. 
    What is HGN (Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus)?
    • A. 

      A voluntary oscillation of the eyeballs

    • B. 

      A condition where a person cannot look straight ahead, but rather has one lazy eye.

    • C. 

      An involuntary oscillation of the eyeballs

    • D. 

      A condition where a person's eyes cross voluntarily.

  • 25. 
    Which of these is the most common form of cannabis?
    • A. 

      Resin

    • B. 

      Herbal

    • C. 

      Hash oil

    • D. 

      Djarum