Cyberbullying

5 Questions
Cyberbullying

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following statements are true?
    • A. 

      Bullying is a practice of violent acts, intentional and repeated, against a helpless person, which may cause physical and psychological damage to the victim.

    • B. 

      Typically, the victim of Bullying fears the attackers, by you’re their apparent physical superiority and/or by the influence they exert on the social environment.

    • C. 

      The term Bullying arose from the English bully meaning tyrant, bully or tough guy, on translation into Portuguese.

    • D. 

      Cyberbullying is a type of Bullying practice that uses information and communication technologies such as the Internet, mobile phones or any other digital technologies that allow interaction between users.

    • E. 

      All previous options are correct.

  • 2. 
     If you're  a victim of Cyberbullying which the attitude  should we adopt?
    • A. 

      Stop for a while to think about the problem and don't answer this kind of actions.

    • B. 

      Talk to your parents, teachers or other people you trust. Avoid isolation. Communication between you and these people will help to defend yourself.

    • C. 

      Keep the messages or images of Cyberbullying. Although these are not pleasant, they can serve as proof if the subject assumes proportions that require the intervention of specialized entities.

    • D. 

      Change your email account or, for example, your phone number. However, you should keep the previous accounts or phone number, to help the competent authorities to resolve the situation.

    • E. 

      All previous options are correct.

  • 3. 
    Prevention is the best way to avoid the effects of cyberbullying. Which of the following are correct attitudes?
    • A. 

      To share some personal data (photos, address, information about your school, phone number, etc.), the risks you take are not relevant.

    • B. 

      If you're threatened, don’t get shy, you should reply the same way.

    • C. 

      Be careful with whom you communicate with on the Internet. On social networks it is advisable to have "friends" that effectively you have met .

    • D. 

      All previous options are correct.

  • 4. 
    What consequences may result from the actions of cyberbullying?
    • A. 

      The attacks aim causing psychological changes in the victim, leaving her or him down, depressed and demoralized when facinc the real or virtual community.

    • B. 

      He victim may not want to go to school, isolate himself or herself, show distress, become aggressive, suffer eating and sleeping disorders.

    • C. 

      This type of behaviour can lead to extreme attitudes such as suicide and homicide.

    • D. 

      Many of these cases end up in court proceedings.

    • E. 

      All previous options are correct.

  • 5. 
    Identify some of the methods used by those who practice Cyberbullying.
    • A. 

      Threats;

    • B. 

      Theft of keywords;

    • C. 

      Identity theft;

    • D. 

      Creating fake profile pages;

    • E. 

      All previous options are correct.