Introduction to Social Work: Chapter 8

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) Non-interference
b) Defence
c) Humility
d) Permissiveness

Question 2:


a) It slowed down population growth in Aboriginal communities.
b) It turned the communities’ interest from traditional healing toward western medicine.
c) It led to increased population growth in Aboriginal communities.
d) It led to the decline of traditional parenting in Aboriginal communities.

Question 3:


a) Of the Aboriginal children who were adopted between 1960 and 1990, 10 per cent were adopted into non-Aboriginal homes.
b) A substantial number of adoptees face cultural and identity challenges as the result of having been socialized and assimilated into a Euro-Canadian society.
c) Some adoptees had positive adoption experiences.
d) Adoptive/foster youth will inevitably repatriate to their birth families and cultures.

Question 4:


a) It is trauma inflicted by older generations in Aboriginal communities on younger people.
b) It is often used to describe social problems in Aboriginal communities.
c) It often manifests itself as unhealthy family relationships.
d) It occurred as a result of the treatment of Aboriginal children in the residential schools.

Question 5:


a) The helper’s personal experience is important.
b) Traditional ceremonies and teachings help families heal.
c) Create a fixed timetable for making changes.
d) Allow for flexible and diverse healing modalities.

Question 6:


a) Action
b) Cleansing
c) Respect
d) Self-importance

Question 7:


a) First Nations
b) Inuit
c) Métis
d) Cree

Question 8:


a) Conflict theory
b) Postmodern theory
c) Structural theory
d) Anti-oppression theory

Question 9:


a) Going underground with their ceremonies during the nineteenth century
b) Publishing their versions of colonization and its impacts
c) Joining educational institutions as professors and researchers
d) All of the above

Question 10:


a) 1999
b) 2003
c) 2012
d) 2014

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