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CJ310 Introduction to Criminal Justice Online Exam 1 Answers (Ashworth College)

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 CJ310 Introduction to Criminal Justice Online Exam 1 Answers (Ashworth College)

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Question 1 of 20

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Which movement grew out of the dissatisfaction of victims with the passive role, neglect, and minimization of harm they suffered?

 

 

 

A. equal rights movement

 

 

B. victims' rights movement

 

 

C. crime control movement

 

 

D. three-strikes movement

 

 

Question 2 of 20

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The dark figure of crime statistics refers to

 

 

 

A. violent crime

 

 

B. unreported crime

 

 

C. over reported crime

 

 

D. crimes that occur during night time hours

 

 

Question 3 of 20

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Theories that share the assumption of free will and rational choice are commonly called

 

 

 

A. classical school theories.

 

 

B. psychological theories.

 

 

C. social determinism theories.

 

 

D. biological theories.

 

 

Question 4 of 20

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In the 1960s President Johnson's Commission on Law Enforcement and Administration of Justice concluded that

 

 

 

A. there needed to be a war on terrorism.

 

 

B. people were in favor of being vigilantes.

 

 

C. police corruption was at a minimum.

 

 

D. people feared crime and had lost confidence in the police.

 

 

Question 5 of 20

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Sigmund Freud based his theory on the underlying assumption that behavior is

 

 

 

A. controlled by subconscious desires.

 

 

B. a free-will choice.

 

 

C. controlled by certain factors of heredity.

 

 

D. influenced by body type.

 

 

Question 6 of 20

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Acts “involving direct physical contact between at least one offender and at least one person or object which that offender attempts to take or damage" are defined by Lawrence Cohen and Marcus Felson as what type of crime?

 

 

 

A. felony crime

 

 

B. theft crime

 

 

C. aggravated crime

 

 

D. predatory crime

 

 

Question 7 of 20

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The National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) was established in which year?

 

 

 

A. 1965

 

 

B. 1972

 

 

C. 1980

 

 

D. 2001

 

 

Question 8 of 20

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Which of the following statements is not correct?

 

 

 

A. Freud himself focused on the study of criminal behavior.

 

 

B. Underlying Freud's theory is the concept of the id, the ego, and the superego.

 

 

C. Psychoanalysis theory has been extensively applied to the study of criminals.

 

 

D. Biological theory of crime has been extensively applied to the study of criminals.

 

 

Question 9 of 20

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Chicago experienced unemployment problems, poor schools, and substandard housing during the early part of the twentieth century; hence, criminal behavior could be expected in these zones according to

 

 

 

A. Sutherland and Hirschi.

 

 

B. Merton and Miller.

 

 

C. Lombroso and Dugdale.

 

 

D. Shaw and McKay.

 

 

 

Question 10 of 20

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The central tenet of the positivist school of criminology is that

 

 

 

A. criminal behavior is a matter of free-will and choice.

 

 

B. a criminal's decision to commit crime is influenced by external factors.

 

 

C. differences in gender aggression were related to survival of the species.

 

 

D. criminals want to be punished for their crimes.

 

 

Question 11 of 20

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Which age group has the highest rate of victimization?

 

 

 

A. 12–24

 

 

B. 25–35

 

 

C. 45–55

 

 

D. 55–65

 

 

Question 12 of 20

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Which method of gathering data promotes itself as “the United States’ primary source for criminal justice statistics”?

 

 

 

A. UCR

 

 

B. NCJRS

 

 

C. Bureau of Justice Statistics

 

 

D. Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics

 

 

 

 

Question 13 of 20

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Which of the following is not a sociological theory explaining criminal behavior?

 

 

 

A. zone theory

 

 

B. social disorganization

 

 

C. differential association

 

 

D. psychoanalytic theory

 

 

Question 14 of 20

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At what point in the criminal justice process is the defendant asked to enter a formal plea of either guilty or not guilty to the charges?

 

 

 

A. arraignment

 

 

B. booking

 

 

C. grand jury

 

 

D. preliminary hearing

 

 

Question 15 of 20

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A social system designed to maintain order and regulate interaction is known as a(n)

 

 

 

A. system of sanctions.

 

 

B. system of social control.

 

 

C. informal control system.

 

 

D. system of norms.

 

 

 

 

 

Question 16 of 20

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Freudian theory argues that

 

 

 

A. criminal behavior is a matter of free-will choice.

 

 

B. crime is an inherited characteristic in one's biological make-up.

 

 

C. crime is committed to alleviate feelings of guilt, so that one will be punished.

 

 

D. crime is caused by social factors and social forces beyond one's control.

 

 

Question 17 of 20

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Following the events of September 11, 2001, then President Bush declared a

 

 

 

A. War on Poverty.

 

 

B. War on Terrorism.

 

 

C. state of emergency.

 

 

D. foreign travel ban.

 

 

Question 18 of 20

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What is the percentage of violent crimes that are not reported?

 

 

 

A. 25%

 

 

B. 36%

 

 

C. 51%

 

 

D. 65%

 

 

 

 

 

 

Question 19 of 20

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Who has the authority to decide what charges will be filed at the time of arraignment?

 

 

 

A. the police

 

 

B. the prosecutor

 

 

C. the trial judge

 

 

D. the police, prosecutor, and judge share equal authority

 

 

Question 20 of 20

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Which of the following events is evidence that the American colonists believed in evil spirits, supernatural explanations, and used the judicial process to rid the colonies of so-called satanic influences?

 

 

 

A. the Salem witch trials

 

 

B. the American Revolution

 

 

C. the discovery of the asylum

 

 

D. the Quaker movement

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

            

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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