How Well Do You Know Autism ?

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Just a little quiz of how well you know autism/ have learned about autism and adam


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What does ASD stand for ?

    Explanation
    The correct answer is "autism spectrum disorder" because ASD is an acronym commonly used to refer to autism spectrum disorder, a neurodevelopmental condition characterized by difficulties in social interaction, communication, and repetitive patterns of behavior. "Autism spectrum differences" is not a widely recognized term and does not accurately represent the commonly accepted definition of ASD.

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  • 2. 

    Autism only effects boys ?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Autism does not only affect boys. It is a neurodevelopmental disorder that can affect individuals of any gender. While it is true that autism is more commonly diagnosed in boys, it is not exclusive to them. Girls can also be diagnosed with autism, although they may exhibit different symptoms or present with milder forms of the disorder. Therefore, the statement "Autism only affects boys" is false.

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  • 3. 

    Autism never wants to be touched by other's 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    once i've gotten to know the person or am comfortable with them, I don't mind being touched by them. It's just only when I don't know somebody well enough I don't like to be touched, sometimes I don't want to be touched by anybody at all. It's nothing to do with the person, It's just a sensory issue I have

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  • 4. 

    Can you name what sensory difficulties are affected by autism 

    Correct Answer
    visual
    hearing
    scent
    touch
    tactile
    Explanation
    Autism can affect various sensory difficulties including visual, hearing, scent, touch, and tactile senses. Individuals with autism may experience challenges in processing and interpreting visual information, such as difficulty in recognizing faces or objects. Hearing difficulties may include sensitivity to loud noises or difficulty in understanding spoken language. Sensitivity to scents and textures, as well as challenges in processing tactile information, can also be present in individuals with autism. These sensory difficulties can impact their daily lives and may require appropriate support and accommodations.

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  • 5. 

    People with autism never speak (both verbal and non verbal communications) ?

    • A.

      They never speak

    • B.

      There's different ways of speaking

    • C.

      Some can speak verbally

    • D.

      Some are very verbal

    Correct Answer
    B. There's different ways of speaking
    Explanation
    some may be very verbal, and some may be non verbal, but for non verbal it doesn't mean they don't know how to tell you something, there are lots of ways they communicate with other's, I have a picture exchange communication system that I always have with me if i'm non verbal, and even sometimes when i am verbal I still will use it, it's a good tool to get my point across if i'm not making any sense...wich is prolly always :P

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  • 6. 

    Autistic's may use repetitive behaviour to help them tune in to the outside world ?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    by doing this I'm able to understand what's going on around me

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  • 7. 

    All people with autism have the exact same symptoms/behaviours ?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Autism is a spectrum disorder, which means that individuals with autism can exhibit a wide range of symptoms and behaviors. While there are certain common characteristics, such as difficulties with social interaction and communication, each person with autism is unique and may experience different symptoms to varying degrees. Therefore, it is incorrect to say that all people with autism have the exact same symptoms and behaviors.

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  • 8. 

    1 in every how many is diagnose with autism ?

    Correct Answer
    110
    150
    92
  • 9. 

    Name 3 types of methods to help with autism

    Correct Answer
    RDI
    ABA
    DIR
    Explanation
    The correct answer includes three types of methods that are commonly used to help individuals with autism: RDI, ABA, and DIR. RDI stands for Relationship Development Intervention, which focuses on building social and emotional connections. ABA stands for Applied Behavior Analysis, which uses behavior modification techniques to teach new skills and reduce problem behaviors. DIR stands for Developmental, Individual Differences, Relationship-based model, which emphasizes the child's individual developmental profile and relationships with others. These methods are widely recognized and utilized in the field of autism intervention to support individuals in their development and improve their quality of life.

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  • 10. 

    Emotion are________for autism

    • A.

      Easy

    • B.

      Difficult

    • C.

      Just in the middle

    • D.

      I know know

    Correct Answer
    B. Difficult
    Explanation
    understanding emotions with autism is usually difficult, I have to be taught what the emotions are

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  • 11. 

    Autism is selfish and bratty 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    I have autism and i'm not just being "selfish" or "bratty"

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  • 12. 

    Group activities are always easy for autism

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    The given statement is "group activities are always easy for autism". This statement is incorrect because autism is a developmental disorder that affects social interaction and communication skills. People with autism may have difficulty in participating in group activities due to challenges in understanding social cues, sensory sensitivities, and communication difficulties. Therefore, the correct answer is false.

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  • 13. 

    Autism takes things literally 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    that's why I don't always laugh at your jokes and just give you a blank stare if you've said something in a joking way

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  • 14. 

    Up to how many choices are good for adam

    • A.

      9

    • B.

      6

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      1

    Correct Answer
    C. 3
    Explanation
    Adam is being asked about the number of choices that are good for him. Out of the given options, the correct answer is 3. This implies that Adam finds only 3 choices to be favorable or beneficial for him.

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  • 15. 

    Routines are

    • A.

      Really helpful

    • B.

      Boring

    • C.

      Not helpful

    Correct Answer
    A. Really helpful
    Explanation
    The given answer "really helpful" is the correct answer because it is the only option that is positive and implies a positive outcome. The other options "boring" and "not helpful" are negative and imply a negative outcome. Therefore, "really helpful" is the most appropriate choice based on the given options.

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  • 16. 

    do you think your ready to handle adam and his autism in person now after you've read his website ? 

    • A.

      Yes

    • B.

      No

    Correct Answer
    A. Yes
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "yes." This suggests that the person believes they are ready to handle Adam and his autism in person after reading his website. They likely feel that the information provided on the website has adequately prepared them to interact with Adam and understand his needs and challenges associated with autism.

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