How Violence Affects Women's Health! Trivia Quiz

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How Violence Affects Women

Do you know how violence can affect a woman's health -- not only emotionally and spiritually, but physically as well? Take this quiz to test your knowledge.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1.  What are the physical health consequences for a women who is being harmed by violence?
    • A. 

      There are no physical consequences to violent acts against a women.

    • B. 

      Physical and sexual abuse by a partner is closely associated with various kinds of injuries, including broken bones, bruises, lacerations, head trauma, and even strangulation.

    • C. 

      A few cuts, scrapes or bruises are usually the only consequences.

  • 2. 
    2.  Do women who are victims of long-term violence and abuse have any long-term physical problems?
    • A. 

      No. After cuts and bruises heal, there is seldom a long-term affect.

    • B. 

      Sometimes they have a few long-term physical problems.

    • C. 

      The abuse of women can result in many physical health problems, including headaches, back pain, abdominal pain, pelvic pain fibromyalgia, gastrointestinal disorders, limited mobility, and poor overall health.

  • 3. 
    3.  What are some other ways an abused woman's physical health can be compromised?
    • A. 

      None.

    • B. 

      Maybe a few continuing aches and pains, but if a women gets busy, physical problems usually go away in time.

    • C. 

      Violence against women is associated with sexually transmitted infections such as HIV/AIDS, unintended pregnancies, gynecological problems, induced abortions, and adverse pregnancy outcomes, including miscarriage, low birth weight and fetal death.

  • 4. 
    4.  Who is most at risk for violence?
    • A. 

      A woman with a history of substance abuse

    • B. 

      A woman with limited education

    • C. 

      A woman's choice of partner

    • D. 

      A woman who has been abused in the past

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    5.  What are some of the factors related to why men sometimes are violent towards women?
    • A. 

      Low educational level

    • B. 

      Negative attitudes about women

    • C. 

      Alcohol or drug use

    • D. 

      Learning it from their dads

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    6. What are some of the emotional health consequences for women who are abused?
    • A. 

      Depression

    • B. 

      Anxiety

    • C. 

      Post -traumatic stress responses

    • D. 

      Eating disorders

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    7. When a woman is harmed by violence, are there spiritual consequences? And if so, how is a woman harmed spiritually?
    • A. 

      There are no spiritual consequences for a woman who is devout in her faith.

    • B. 

      There are no spiritual consequences if the woman attends church regularly.

    • C. 

      Even a woman of great faith, can experience Spiritual distress from being violated and can even wonder why her faith did not protect her.

  • 8. 
    8. What kinds of problems might a women experience following violence?
    • A. 

      A wide range of physical, emotional, spiritual, sexual and reproductive, and maternal health problems can result from violence against women.

    • B. 

      It is very uncommon for a woman to experience emotional problems after violence.

    • C. 

      Spiritual problems are nebulous at best and cannot be attributed to being violated.

  • 9. 
    9. Every ____ minutes, somewhere in America, someone is sexually assaulted. 
  • 10. 
    10. According to the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance Survey, a national survey of high school students,  ____% of female students had been forced to have sexual intercourse when they did not want to.