Criminology - Qp15

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  • 1. 
    Experts agree that there is almost always a strategy behind terrorist actions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The State Department in the USA defines terrorism as "premeditated, politically  motivated violence perpetrated against non-combatant targets by sub national groups or clandestine agents, usually intended to influence an audience."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The word 'terrorism' was coined during France's Reign of Terror in ______.
    • A. 

      1790 - 1791

    • B. 

      1791 - 1792

    • C. 

      1792 - 1793

    • D. 

      1793 - 1794

  • 4. 
    Nationalist terrorism has been among the most successful at winning international empathy and concessions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Media coverage will not disrupt or prevent counter terrorist operations.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Narco-terrorism is generally applied to groups that use the drug trade to fund terrorism.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Cyber terror attacks are typically premeditated, politically motivated, perpetrated by small groups rather than governments, and designed to call attention to a cause.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Attacks from cyber terrorism on the physical components of the information infrastructure would resemble other conventional attacks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False