Introduction to Social Work: Chapter 3

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) That certain acts are intrinsically good or bad in and of themselves
b) That certain acts are intrinsically good or bad irrespective of their consequences
c) That actions are right and wrong according to their intrinsic features
d) That actions are right and wrong according to their outcomes

Question 2:


a) Respect for inherent dignity and worth of persons
b) Service to humanity
c) Confidentiality in professional practice
d) Integrity of professional practice

Question 3:


a) They should be used in social work.
b) They should be a part of clinical decisions.
c) They should be followed simply and solely in linear progression.
d) They should be part of a social work education curriculum.

Question 4:


a) Explore values and biases
b) Describe the case and context
c) Define the ethical problem
d) Gather information

Question 5:


a) It focuses on the production of numerical findings that can be statistically interpreted.
b) It is a way of studying things in their natural settings.
c) It allows findings to be generalized to populations beyond the study sample.
d) It includes use of questionnaires and experiments.

Question 6:


a) Descriptive studies
b) Exploratory research
c) Evaluation studies
d) Explanatory studies

Question 7:


a) Social work research
b) Qualitative research
c) Medical research
d) Social science research

Question 8:


a) Ownership
b) Control
c) Awareness
d) Possession

Question 9:


a) The consequences of a study
b) The number of participants
c) The researchers background
d) The researcher’s hypothesis

Question 10:


a) When a researcher hides his or her role from the participant
b) When a researcher hides the study from the participant
c) When a researcher breaks confidentiality
d) When a researcher hides both the study and his or her role in it

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