Introduction to Social Work: Chapter 1

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the “Submit my answers” button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:


a) Knowledge and tradition are passed down from generation to generation.
b) Cultural learning is based on oral histories.
c) Approaches to healing are holistic.
d) They are homogeneous—all Indigenous groups have the same cultural practices and beliefs

Question 2:


a) Indigenous children received appropriate love and care.
b) Indigenous children never learned to speak English or French.
c) Oral tradition and the passing on of cultural knowledge were interrupted.
d) Vocational skills were acquired to help Indigenous Peoples avoid unemployment.

Question 3:


a) Treatment
b) Balance
c) Healing
d) Growth

Question 4:


a) Someone who is over the age of 65.
b) Someone who is able to pass on the cultural teachings received from his or her elders.
c) Someone who is an advisor to the chief.
d) Someone who has at least one grandchild.

Question 5:


a) The Catholic Church
b) Individuals, families, and communities
c) Municipalities
d) The British government

Question 6:


a) Susan B. Anthony
b) Nellie McClung
c) Mary Wollstonecraft
d) Mary Richmond

Question 7:


a) Corrosion of character and a lower moral nature
b) Market failure
c) A lack of government intervention
d) Alcoholism

Question 8:


a) A movement to establish Bible study groups in poor neighbourhoods across Canada
b) A theological and social movement devoted to social development and change
c) A theological movement promoting the moral conversion of the poor
d) A Christian movement supporting the regular establishment of church socials

Question 9:


a) Men and women have equal rights and share responsibility for household tasks.
b) Women’s rights are based on their status as mothers and caregivers.
c) Social rights for men are grounded on their participation in the labour market.
d) It is deeply connected to women’s poverty today.

Question 10:


a) Indian, Inuit, and Métis
b) Indigenous, French, and English
c) English, Irish, and Scottish
d) Indigenous, Viking, and French

Question 11:


a) True
b) False

Question 12:


a) True
b) False

Question 13:


a) True
b) False

Question 14:


a) True
b) False

Question 15:


a) True
b) False

Question 16:


a) True
b) False

Question 17:


a) True
b) False

Question 18:


a) True
b) False

Question 19:


a) True
b) False

Question 20:


a) True
b) False