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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. the publication in which the FBI reports crime data
  2. explanation for a happening that is based on observation, experimentation, and reasoning.
  3. study of why certain people are victims of crimes and the optimal role for victims in the criminal justice system
  4. proposition that can be tested by researchers or observers to determine if it is valid.
  5. Serious, frequent crimes that are reported by the FBI annually to give an idea of the "crime picture" in the U.S.
  6. appearance is to blame for crime

6 True/False questions

  1. choice theorythe choice of committing a crime. criminal weighs the consequences of committing the crime or not.

          

  2. Why is there a rising number of women incarcerated in the U.S.?Criminal justice system is more willing to incarcerate women.

          

  3. Social Disorganization Theoryview criminal behavior as the result of class conflict

          

  4. Part II offenses according to UCRAll crimes that do not fall into Part I offenses, usually misdemeanors and felonies.

          

  5. 3 measurements of how the UCR reports crime datanumber of persons arrested, number of crimes reported by victims/witnesses/police, and number of officers and support law enforcement specialists

          

  6. Labeling theory (social process)society creates crime and criminals by labeling certain behavior and certain people as deviant.