Rape Defense Quiz

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 207

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Rape Quizzes & Trivia

The following quiz tests your knowledge on rape in the United States, and how women who may or may not be enrolled in a university can protect themselves. Information gathered from the Power for Women Web site at http://www. Powerforwomen. Org/.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A woman is raped every ____________ in the United States.
    • A. 

      7 seconds

    • B. 

      7 minutes

    • C. 

      7 hours

    • D. 

      7 days

  • 2. 
    _________________ women will be attacked in her lifetime.
    • A. 

      2 out of 5

    • B. 

      1 out of 8

    • C. 

      1 out of 3

    • D. 

      1 out of 4

  • 3. 
    According to some studies, nearly ______ percent of girls aged 11 to 19 will be attacked at some point in their teens.
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      30

    • D. 

      50

  • 4. 
    90 percent of rapists are unarmed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    20 percent of all rapes are premeditated.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Most victims know their attackers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    One-third of all rapes occur _________________.
    • A. 

      In the victim's home

    • B. 

      At public transportation station

    • C. 

      At school

    • D. 

      In a mall

  • 8. 
    Chicago police estimate that over the last five years, ___________ rapes have been reported to them each year.
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      40

    • C. 

      400

    • D. 

      2,000

  • 9. 
    A woman should use which technique to avoid rape?
    • A. 

      Running

    • B. 

      Yelling

    • C. 

      Negotiating

    • D. 

      Physical resistance

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    When a woman is on the train, she should:
    • A. 

      Listen to her iPod and never make eye contact with men.

    • B. 

      Engage in conversation with most people and be pleasant.

    • C. 

      Act angry so that she intimidates would-be aggressors.

    • D. 

      Be aware of her surroundings and take note of suspicious behavior.