Lost Boys: Why Our Sons Turn Violent and How We Can Save Them Quiz | Eight Week Quiz B

James Garbarino
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Preface - Chapter 1.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Having a history of criminal violence in the family makes one's chances of committing murder ___________________.
(a) Twice as low.
(b) Three times as high.
(c) Twice as high.
(d) Nine times as high.

2. What does Garbarino claim is the point of change in the social decline of neighborhoods?
(a) The moment when gang membership rises above 6 percent.
(b) The moment when affluent leadership drops below 6 percent.
(c) The moment when teen pregnancy rises above 6 percent.
(d) The moment when parental monitoring falls below 6 percent.

3. What population has the highest rate of truancy?
(a) Those without any parents.
(b) Those in two parent households.
(c) Those in family groups other than a two parent household.
(d) Those in homeless shelters.

4. If a teen has been arrested, and has an already existing risk factor, the odds of the youth committing murder are ____________________.
(a) Three times as high.
(b) Lower.
(c) Twice as high.
(d) Nine times as high.

5. What is the leading cause of death for young minority males?
(a) Car accidents.
(b) Homicide.
(c) Drug overdose.
(d) Cancer.

Short Answer Questions

1. What other type of violence has increased among young men?

2. How many high school boys carry a potentially lethal weapon?

3. What has increased along with youth violence in the United States?

4. What does Julio represent?

5. How do some boys become lost, even without purposeful abuse and neglect?

(see the answer key)

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