Introduction to Social Work: Chapter 7

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) Physical abuse
b) Emotional maltreatment
c) Failure to provide desired items
d) Exposure to domestic violence

Question 2:


a) A range of activities that aim to reduce the risk of negative behaviours and outcomes and promote protective factors that allows children to grow and develop
b) A process whereby the parties at stake in a particular offence come together to resolve how to collectively move forward
c) Removing a child from his or her biological parents’ home after a social worker has evidence of repeated physical abuse
d) Providing out-of-home services for families

Question 3:


a) They can lose their professional designation.
b) They can be convicted and fined up to $1,000.
c) They will be obliged to write a detailed document explaining why they failed to report.
d) They will be obliged to attend professional development training on reporting abuse.

Question 4:


a) Physical violence and isolation from peers
b) Neglect and isolation from peers
c) Emotional abuse and exposure to intimate partner violence
d) Exposure to intimate partner violence and neglect

Question 5:


a) Child rights, in-home services, and prevention
b) Child welfare, youth justice, and prevention
c) Child welfare, risk assessments, and in-home services
d) Family support, adoption, and child protection

Question 6:


a) Child placement
b) Foster care
c) Child education
d) Family support

Question 7:


a) It is not problematic; children are all individuals under the age of 18.
b) It doesn’t take into consideration that girls mature faster than boys.
c) It downplays the importance of parents’ attitudes towards their children.
d) It reflects a bias towards western notions of childhood.

Question 8:


a) Stage One: Children as Objects
b) Stage Two: Children at Vulnerable Individuals in Need of Protection
c) Stage Three: Children as Subjects
d) Stage Four: Children as Agents Responsible for Their Life

Question 9:


a) Convincing judges that detainment is never the right solution for a child
b) Dealing with children’s parents and their beliefs that their children would never have committed a crime
c) Convincing children’s parents that children found guilty should be detained
d) Dealing with the tension between regarding children as “in need” or as individuals who are expected to take full responsibility of their actions

Question 10:


a) Battered Child Syndrome
b) Sixties Scoop
c) Stockholm Syndrome
d) Traumatic Bonding

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