Cyberbullying Quiz -- 6th Grade

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6th Grade Quizzes & Trivia

As technology and the way in which we communicate with one another continues to evolve, unfortunately so too does the act of bullying. The anonymity of the internet makes it the perfect platform on which to bully somebody, through threats, name-calling and other examples of emotional abuse. Do you know enough about cyberbullying and what we can do to stop it? Take the following quiz to see if you need to educate yourself some more!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An example of “cyberbullying” is:
    • A. 

      Uploading embarrassing pictures of friends at school without their permission.

    • B. 

      Constantly instant messaging rude comments to a classmate to make them feel unwanted and not accepted at school.

    • C. 

      Spreading rumors about kids at school using e-mail.

    • D. 

      All of the Above

    • E. 

      None of the Above

  • 2. 
    Which of these is a good way to keep from being bullied?
    • A. 

      Send messages when you are angry and haven't had time to think about the situation.

    • B. 

      Delete messages from people you don't know, or from those people who seem angry or mean

    • C. 

      When something doesn't seem right, stay in the site, chat anyway and give out personal information

    • D. 

      Post all your school pictures online along with your address, email, and phone number.

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of these are things you could do if you are cyberbullied?
    • A. 

      Don't erase the messages. Put them in a folder unread.

    • B. 

      Inform the local police and tell your school if it is school related.

    • C. 

      Never agree to meet with a bully, or with anyone, you meet online.

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    There is someone in a chatroom, saying she is eleven. Would you automatically believe she’s a young girl?
    • A. 

      Yes, because I trust her

    • B. 

      Yes, because someone will have checked

    • C. 

      No

  • 5. 
    What do you think of when you hear the term "cyberbullying"?
    • A. 

      I don't - it doesn't affect me

    • B. 

      It's when someone is excluded from an online group on purpose

    • C. 

      It's when rude, angry or gossipy messages are sent on the text or online

    • D. 

      It's bullying that can be tracked because it leaves cyber footprints

    • E. 

      B, C, and D

  • 6. 
    Cyber threats involve only direct threats to harm someone else.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Recipients of an e-mail or IM from a cyberbully should not response and should immediately delete the message.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    I am completely safe when I’m surfing the Internet because:
    • A. 

      I’m at home with my parents when I surf the 'net.

    • B. 

      I’m in a public place -- like school, a library, or community center -- when I surf.

    • C. 

      No one knows what I am doing except my parents and my teacher.

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    If a friend you met on the Internet but never in person starts sending you gifts, you should:
    • A. 

      Accept the gifts and send a Thank you.

    • B. 

      Keep the gifts and tell no one about the gifts.

    • C. 

      Send the Internet friend a special gift.

    • D. 

      Do not open the box and go immediately to an adult in charge. Explain what happened to the adult.

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    What shouldn’t you do if you are being bullied online?
    • A. 

      Respond

    • B. 

      Tell a parent

    • C. 

      Call a friend

    • D. 

      Save the hurtful message or comments

  • 12. 
    When a person goes online and starts talking to you that you don't know, what shouldn't you do? (click all that apply)
    • A. 

      Tell him/her that you aren't interested in a new friend right now

    • B. 

      Tell him/her your name.

    • C. 

      Tell him/her why you are talking to them.

    • D. 

      Tell him/her when you will come back on line.

  • 13. 
    Which of these answers below are NOT ways to avoid becoming a victim of cyberbullying?
    • A. 

      Don't post private information.

    • B. 

      Use anti-virus software.

    • C. 

      Filter inappropriate descriptions or images

    • D. 

      Go to a movie

    • E. 

      Limit internet time

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      You could be traced by someone who might wish you harm

    • B. 

      There aren't any risks,

    • C. 

      The picture could be edited in an embarrassing way and sent to others or published on the Web

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      A, B, and C

  • 15. 
    True or False: Cyberbullying doesn't really hurt anyone. People who complain are just being crybabies and wimps.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      True -- a bully is a bully

    • B. 

      False -- a cyberbully tries to hide who he/she is, while who a bully is known, you can see his/her face.

  • 17. 
    What can be done to a cyberbully?
    • A. 

      Nothing -- it is the bully's word against the target's word

    • B. 

      Jail -- it is against the law.

    • C. 

      Civil law suits -- it is against the law.

    • D. 

      B and C

    • E. 

      None of the above