6 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- proposition that can be tested by researchers or observers to determine if it is valid.
- Criminal justice system is more willing to incarcerate women.
- the choice of committing a crime. criminal weighs the consequences of committing the crime or not.
- criminal who commits multiple offenses and is considered part of a small group of wrongdoers who are responsible for a majority of the antisocial activity in any given community
- deviant behavior is more likely in communities where social institutions fail to exert control over the population.
- certain people and places are more likely to be subject to criminal activity because of past victimization
6 True/False Questions
National Crime Victimization Survey → Measures reported and unreported crime, unaffected by police bias and distortions, does not rely on victims reporting directly to police.
Part I offenses according to UCR → All crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.
self- reported surveys → Inquires about crime unreported by the offenders themselves without penalty.
UCR → the publication in which the FBI reports crime data
social conflict theory → the choice of committing a crime. criminal weighs the consequences of committing the crime or not.
Learning theory (social process) → delinquents and criminals must be taught both the practical and emotional skills necessary to participate in illegal activity.