Criminological Theory

Criminal Justice

Quiz 5 :

Modern Biosocial Perspectives of Criminal Behavior

Quiz 5 :

Modern Biosocial Perspectives of Criminal Behavior

Question Type
search
arrow
According to research, about ______ males in the general population have the XYY mutation.
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

B

Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
______ is the neurotransmitter that is generally linked to feeling good.Its receptors are most often triggered by cocaine and methamphetamine.
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

B

Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Our voluntary motor skills are governed by our ______.
Free
Multiple Choice
Answer:

Answer:

C

Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
According to research on hormones and neurotransmitters, what is the best time of day to take a mathematical or spatial test?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Which of the following is NOT a possible variation of chromosomal anomalies?
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
It is the ______ that controls heart rate.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Dugdale's study of the ______ family provided more support to genetics, not environment.This was because many children in the this family had "criminal looking" physical features.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
One of the most notable adoptions stories was done by ______, which examined male children from ______.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
The ______ lobes are in charge of higher-level problem solving and executive functioning.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Information processing is very much dependent upon levels of ______.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Studies by ______ concluded that some families are more prone to criminality than others.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Based on photos taken of the Kallikak family, Goddard concluded that many family members had physical features that made them look like criminals.This fit his ______.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Monozygotic twins are also known as ______ twins
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Adoption studies examined the predictive influence of the ______ parents versus that of the ______ parents.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Twin studies revealed that the genetic makeup of MZ twins was much greater than that of DZ twins.This was assessed using ______.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Males who have the XYY mutation will likely be more ______.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
Dizygotic twins are also known as ______ twins
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
The likelihood of criminal offending is higher for persons with damage to their left ______ lobes.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
The normal human genetic complement consists of ______ pairs of chromosomes.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
arrow
The ______ abnormality has been linked with criminality.
Multiple Choice
Answer:
Tags
Choose question tag
close menu
Showing 1 - 20 of 60