Criminal Behaviour Quiz

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  • Created by: issyricca
  • Created on: 22-03-15 18:21

1. What is a criticism of the Core theory?

  • criminals have the same features
  • criminals can't learn behaviour
  • There can't be a criminal gene that accounts for all criminal behaviour
  • brain dysfuntion isn't evident in any criminals
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2. What does the Pre-frontal cortex do?

  • forms a link between anti-social behaviour and fear, it's underactive in some criminals
  • makes people scared, it's underactive in criminals
  • forms a link between anti-social behaviour and fear, it's overactvie in criminals
  • where we develop memory, it's underactive in some criminals

3. What is a criminal personality?

  • A collection of traits that makes a person different from normal, law abiding people
  • someone who hurts other people
  • a collection of features that makes a person different from normal
  • someone who likes to commit crime

4. How do researchers define crime in simple terms?

  • An act that is intended
  • An act that breaks the law
  • An act that hurts someone
  • An act that harms property

5. How many of the males had no parents convicted of crime?

  • 13.5%
  • 17%
  • 20%
  • 14%

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