B542 OCR Psychology - Criminal Behaviour

A quick quiz to test you on Criminal behaviour core study.


1. What was the AIM of Mednick et Al's study?

  • To see if criminal behaviour is due to genes or upbringing
  • To see if criminal behaviour is due to gender or sex
  • To see if criminal behaviour is due to our country of origin
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2. This study was an adoption study. True or False?

  • True
  • False

3. 14,500 adopted males, from what country, were used?

  • England
  • Denmark
  • Italy

4. What was used to collate information on Criminal tendencies?

  • Conviction records
  • Questionaires
  • Interviews

5. Regardless of biological parents, a child was more likely to be a criminal if their adoptive parents were. True or false?

  • False
  • True




very useful, thanks!



A very useful mini quiz on criminal behaviour!

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