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2. Which one of the following is NOT a reason why young people commit crimes?

  • Emotional.
  • Status Frustration.
  • Boredom.
  • Freedom.

3. Victim surveys are anonymous surveys given to fill in and say what crimes have been committed against the person.

  • True.
  • False.

4. Why do women get away with criminal actions more than men?

  • Women are weaker therefore, judges pity them and let them off.
  • They are more responsible.
  • Judges go easy on them because of chivalry and they are less likely to be suspected of something.
  • When women are on their periods, they are more emotional.

5. What is an example of cross-cultural deviancy?

  • A teacher drinking coffee during a lesson is not deviant, however, if a student drinks coffee then it's deviant.
  • Cohabitation is deviant in Asian cultures but not in British cultures.
  • Nail varnish is deviant in school but outside, it's okay.
  • Gay marriages were deviant in the past but now they are accepted.

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