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Social Problems, Fourth Edition: Chapter 10

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) it is impulsive
b) it is unorganized
c) it is impersonal in killing
d) it is episodic

Question 2:


a) combatting soldiers
b) non-combatants
c) women
d) children

Question 3:


a) kidnapping and killing a minister
b) bombing national symbols
c) injuring police officers
d) disseminating propaganda videos

Question 4:


a) peripheral nations’ citizens don’t use the funds efficiently
b) politicians and elites tend to appropriate the funds
c) core nations have different ideas for development than peripheral nations
d) core nations don’t provide the funds agreed upon

Question 5:


a) action against raping women during wars
b) action against recruiting children soldiers
c) prohibition of the use of land mines
d) prohibition of the use of chemical weapons

Question 6:


a) the Middle East
b) Europe
c) North America
d) Asia

Question 7:


a) Europe and Africa
b) Australia and Asia
c) Africa and Asia
d) South America and Africa

Question 8:


a) welfare spending
b) military spending
c) educational spending
d) recreational spending

Question 9:


a) military units established within industrial zones
b) close relationship between the military and the private defense industry
c) a special restricted zone established by the Pentagon
d) industrial outlets inside military bases

Question 10:


a) burning of crops by armies in Russia
b) oil spills in the Baltic Sea
c) killing whales by Allied navies
d) setting fire to oil wells in Iraq

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