Turning To Crime - Rachael Hughes

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Crime Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     Who investigated Genes and Aggression?
    • A. 

      Farrington

    • B. 

      Brunner

    • C. 

      Daly & Wilson

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      To investigate the impact of violent media on behaviour of delinquents

    • B. 

      To investigate the relationship between life expectancy and crime rates

    • C. 

      To document the start, duration and end of offending behaviour from childhood to adulthood

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Learning from others

    • B. 

      Disrupted families

    • C. 

      Criminal thinking patterns

  • 4. 
    In the study on Genes and serotonin what was the conclusion?
    • A. 

      Criminality can be explained through a fault in genes caused by insest

    • B. 

      Criminality can be explained through a faulty gene caused by brain damage or drug abuse

    • C. 

      Criminality can be explained through a faulty gene that affects normal functioning of metabolism

  • 5. 
    The study into Learning from others was...
    • A. 

      A longitudinal study

    • B. 

      A quasi experiment

    • C. 

      A case study

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      411

    • B. 

      234

    • C. 

      732

    • D. 

      459

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Farrington

    • B. 

      Wikstrom & Tajfel

    • C. 

      Brunner

  • 8. 
    Daly & WIlson's study showed..
    • A. 

      A weak negative correlation between neighbourhood-specific homicide rates and life expectancy

    • B. 

      A strong negative correlation between neighbourhood-specific homicide rates and life expectancy

    • C. 

      A weak positive correlation between neighbourhood-specific homicide rates and life expectancy

    • D. 

      A strong positive correlation between neighbourhood-specific homicide rates and life expectancy

  • 9. 
    Fromt he study into moral development 'Reasoning based on the physical consequences of action, mostly evident in pre-adolescence' is the definition of which level of morality?
    • A. 

      Preconventional

    • B. 

      Conventional

    • C. 

      Postconventional

  • 10. 
    In Askar & Kenny's study into Moral reasonings how many participants showed level 3 of moral development?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      8

    • C. 

      1