Serial Murderers and their Victims

Criminal Justice

Quiz 9 :
The Female Serial Murderer

Quiz 9 :
The Female Serial Murderer

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She was a medical doctor in the Auschwitz death camps who killed children with oil and a surgical anesthetic.She removed organs and limbs from her victims.
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Who are the "quiet killers"?
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This offender, a Texas nurse, was continually employed in a hospital long after numerous complaints and charges that she was injuring the children in her ward.
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Females represent what percentage of all serial killers in Hickey's study?
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Heckert and Ferraiolo (1996)conducted a study of college students to examine perceptions of female serial killers.They discovered that _____.
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In the Heckert and Ferraiolo study of college students, it was found that perceptions of female serial killers did not include _____.
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Which of the following is false of female serial killers?
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This offender admitted to having tried to kill two previous husbands in order to collect insurance.The day after she was sentenced to 20 years in prison, she married again in a ceremony performed by the same judge who sentenced her.
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Which of the following statements is correct?
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Wolfgang noted a preponderance of killings among the _____, where interpersonal violence was more "acceptable":
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Regardless of gender, homicide usually involves an offender and a victim who are _____ to each other.
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Since 1975, female serial killers have been more likely to target which type of victim?
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According to the FBI, who was the first documented female serial killer?
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According to the FBI, which of the following would best "fit" the definition of serial killer?
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All of Aileen Wuornos's victims were between the ages of:
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Which of the following statements is correct?
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Which of the following is true of U.S.female serial killers?
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Female serial killers were most likely to be _____ in their mobility.
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In the case of _____ victims, some offenders took years to systematically kill each one.
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Among serial killers who had at least one partner and traveled from state to state, a _______proportion involved female offenders.
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