Serial Murderers and their Victims

Criminal Justice

Quiz 7 :
The Male Serial Murderer

Quiz 7 :
The Male Serial Murderer

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What we can say with absolute certainty about serial killers?
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We can safely acknowledge that serial murderers' disposition toward serial murder is developed through _____.
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C

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According to your author, half of all serial killers in the United States have emerged since:
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The average age of male serial offenders has been identified as approximately:
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Society has failed to recognize poor blacks who kill poor blacks.This lack of recognition is rooted in minority status, socioeconomic status, and _____.
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The "Zebra Murders" involved the killing of _________ by _________.
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This African-American media and police groupie who hated his own race became a prolific killer of teenage boys and young men.Posing as a self-employed talent scout he searched for his victims in the Atlanta, GA area.
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Since 1995, about _____ percent of serial killers in the United States have been black.
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He preyed upon young, attractive African-American women with whom he was close friends or an acquaintance.He charmed his way into their homes and killed them using double-ligature strangulation.They died slowly while he sexually assaulted them and engaged in necrophilia.He did not seem to investigators to fit serial-murder profiles because he exhibited both organized and disorganized characteristics.
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Between 1977 and 1978, seven females in Georgia, most of whom were elderly, were sexually assaulted and strangled to death.The offender was referred to as the "Stocking Strangler."
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Since 1975 among male offenders, which of the following mobility types killed the greatest number of victims per offender?
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This young man raped and strangled elderly women who lived in the Park Plaza Hotel where he worked as a porter:
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This is a transient attraction to corpses rather than a preference for them.
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Melton found that stalking was more likely to occur when the victims were _____, the abusers had drug or alcohol problems, offenders were controlling in their behavior, and the victims had been stalked before by the abuser.
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Which of the following statements is true?
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Which of the following types of victims are more likely to be killed by male serial killers?
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Underwood found in his study of siblicide (the killing of one sibling by another)that most often the primary catalyst was _____.
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Hickey has indicated that the degree of victim facilitation in being targeted/killed by male offenders since 1975 has:
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Albert DeSalvo, the Boston Strangler, often raped and murdered females.Over _____ percent were older women.
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Who was convicted of crimes as the "Green Man"?
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