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adolescent involvement in delinquency

The Rochester Youth Development Study found that gang members accounted for _ percent of the serious delinquent acts in the community.
Answer 10
nearly 40
more than 85

Some risk factors associated with gang membership include:
Answer poverty
failure in school
prior violence
increased drug use
all of the above are correct

Latchkey children are those who:
Answer regularly pick the locks on their neighbor’s homes
have been abandoned at home by work-oriented parents
regularly care for themselves without adult supervision after school or on weekends
have highly authoritarian parents
In a study of the relationship between religiosity and delinquency, Travis Hirschi and Rodney Stark found that:
Answer religious adolescents had lower rates of delinquency
religious adolescents had higher rates of delinquency
atheist adolescents had lower rates of delinquency than religious adolescents
there was no relationship between religiosity and delinquency
According to Russell Hill and Frank Stafford, one way mothers compensate for being in the paid labor force full-time is by:
Answer spending more money on their children
cutting down on their own sleep and leisure time
taking time off from work to be with their children
spending more time with their children on weekends