1. How long were the participans interviewed for in Farrington's study?
- 6 years
- 24 years
- 32 years
- 11 years
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2. What was the age peak for 11 in every 100 participants to offend in Farrington's study?
- aged 21
- aged 17
- aged 13
- aged 23
3. Percentage of males and females that had committed a crime in Wikstrom & Tafel's study?
- 73% males, 59% females
- 50% males, 38% females
- 45% males, 31% females
- 20% males, 14% females
4. What were the key factors of the chronic offenders identified in Farrington's study?
- Impulsive and daring personality, growing up with a young mother, close family members already convicted of crimes
- Naturally sensitive and irritable, growing up with an over-achieving sibling, peer pressure
- Inadequate social skills, jealousy of others, growing up with body confidence issues
5. Original sample of Farrington's study?
- 411 males, aged 8/9 at start of study, attending school in East London
- 220 males, aged 5/6 at start of study, attending school in Scotland
- 500 females, aged 11/12 at start of study, attending school in Northern Ireland
- 124 females, aged 15/16 at start of study, attending school in California
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