Quiz On Autism

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Quiz On Autism

Introduction to Developmental DisabilitiesHumber College


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Autism is a biological disorder
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Rett Syndrome is one of the Autism Spectrum Disorders.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Nowadays, Autism affects
    • A. 

      1 in 100 children

    • B. 

      1 in 94 children

    • C. 

      1 in 30 children

    • D. 

      1 in 10 children

  • 4. 
    What percentage of children with autism have genetic and chromosomal disorders (e.g. fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome)?
    • A. 

      5%

    • B. 

      30%

    • C. 

      10%

    • D. 

      80%

  • 5. 
    Children with autism experience the followings: 
    • A. 

      Social Challenges

    • B. 

      Low IQ

    • C. 

      Repetitive Behaviours

    • D. 

      Communication DIfficulties

  • 6. 
    If a child has a sibling who is autism, the child is not at a higher risk of having one of Autism Spectrum Disorders.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Symptoms of individuals with ASD include:
    • A. 

      Avoid eye contact and want to be alone

    • B. 

      Have trouble expressing their needs using typical words or motions

    • C. 

      Repeat actions over and over again

    • D. 

      Be very interested in people, but not know how to talk, play, or relate to them

  • 8. 
    There is a cure for autism.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Generally, children with autism have sleep problems (e.g. insomnia). 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Treatments for autism include:
    • A. 

      Early intervention

    • B. 

      Dietary treatments

    • C. 

      Sensory Integration Therapy

    • D. 

      All of the above