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  1. d. Programs and services are provided in relatively equal proportion to individuals with suspended sentences and individuals on probation...
  2. c. Small pox
  3. c. 1878
  4. b. Contraband is anything not authorized by institutional rules.
  5. a. Unification of the Church and State
  1. a 1. The relationship between the suspended sentence and probation are accurately depicted in all of the following statements except:
    a. A suspended sentence does not require supervision while probation does.
    b. The practice of suspending sentences in America has, to al large extent, been replaced by probation.
    c. Probation is a form of suspended sentence.
    d. Programs and services are provided in relatively equal proportion to individuals with suspended sentences and individuals on probation.
  2. b 2. Probation became an official sanction, supported by state statute, in what year?
    a. 1812
    b. 1856
    c. 1878
    d. 1907
  3. c 6. Sir Thomas More refused to accept which of the following statements that resulted in his death?
    a. Unification of the Church and State
    b. Change ecclesiastical law to suit the marital desires of Henry VIII
    c. Corporal punishment prevents crime
    d. Social conditions do not cause crime
  4. d 6. Which of the following statements best defines all contraband?
    a. Contraband can be used for escape.
    b. Contraband is anything not authorized by institutional rules.
    c. Contraband is anything the correctional officer says it is.
    d. Contraband is weapons.
  5. e 12. All of the following are major medical problems faced by prison and jail inmates today except:
    a. Hepatitis A and B
    b. HIV infection
    c. Small pox
    d. Tuberculosis

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. 11. On average, prosecutors bargain away ______ of cases.
    a. 30%
    b. 5%
    c. 10%
    d. 60%
  2. 11. On average (national) what percentage of expenditures is for treatment services in correctional institutions?
    a. 10%
    b. 15%
    c. 20%
    d. 30%
  3. 13. All of the following statements describe day fines except?
    a. Money paid to the criminal justice system based on a graduated punishment system.
    b. The offender's daily earnings determine the specific dollar amount of the fine.
    c. The revenue made by day fines is diverted to victim compensation funds.
    d. Day fines are still a fairly uncommon practice in the U.S. compared to Australia and England.
  4. 16. The general treatment model has all of the following goals except which listed below?
    a. Motivates inmates toward law-abiding behavior
    b. Teach religious doctrine
    c. Lessens criminal inclinations
    d. Lessens criminal behavior
  5. 16. Which of the following statements does not characterize the reformatory at Elmira?
    a. Increase academic education for reformation
    b. Food deprivation is necessary to control behavior
    c. A goal was to reform youths
    d. A gymnasium with modern equipment and bath facilities is advocated

5 True/False Questions

  1. b. Great Law3. William Penn, and the Pennsylvania Quakers, created a body of laws called the
    a. A. Code of Draco
    b. Great Law
    c. Sumerian code
    d. Hammurabic code

          

  2. b. Custody5. Which of the following is the primary way that offenders' whereabouts are determined?
    a. Inspections
    b. Electronic monitoring
    c. Video surveillance
    d. Counts

          

  3. d. Counts5. Which of the following is the primary way that offenders' whereabouts are determined?
    a. Inspections
    b. Electronic monitoring
    c. Video surveillance
    d. Counts

          

  4. b. Capital punishment is effective to deter criminal behavior16. Which of the following statements does not characterize the reformatory at Elmira?
    a. Increase academic education for reformation
    b. Food deprivation is necessary to control behavior
    c. A goal was to reform youths
    d. A gymnasium with modern equipment and bath facilities is advocated

          

  5. b. The correctional system's finite size17. There are several sources of "pressure" in the correctional system discussed in your textbook that leads to practical problems in sentencing. Which of the following is not one of them?
    a. Limited resources
    b. The correctional system's finite size
    c. Sentencing discrimination
    d. The number of prisoners in institutions

          

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