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Answer: reliability40) One major difficulty with cohort studies is that their findings cannot be ________
confidently beyond thepersons in the cohort.41) Most studies using self-report measures have found that African Americans are more
likely to be ________
delinquent but are not significantly worse than Caucasians in their prevalence or frequencyof offending.42) Victimization data shows that adolescent ________ are victimized more often than
adolescents of the othergender.43) The Seattle Social Development Project data showed that an early age of onset
predicted a ________ rate ofoffending in both self-reports and court referrals.44) The term escalation of offenses refers to a(n) ________ in the frequency and severity of
an individual's offenses.
45) A small number of chronic juvenile offenders accounts for a ________ share of all crimes.46) Research shows that ________ is strongly predictive of premature, unstable, precarious,
and unsatisfiedconditions in multiple life domains.MATCHING. Choose the item in column 2 that best matches each item in column 1.
Please match each concept or term with its definition.47) Prevalence of delinquencyAnswer: B48) Incidence of delinquencyAnswer: A49) Hidden delinquencyAnswer: CA) The frequency with which delinquentbehavior occurs.B) The percentage of the juvenile populationinvolved in delinquent behavior.C) Any unobserved or unreporteddelinquency5Match each major source of data on delinquency with its type of information.50) Uniform Crime Reporting ProgramAnswer: C51) National Crime Victimization SurveyAnswer: A52) Juvenile Court StatisticsAnswer: D53) Self-report surveysAnswer: BA) Victimization dataB) Individual self-reports of involvement indelinquency and crimeC) The FBI's program for compiling annualdata about crimes committed in the UnitedStates.D) Delinquency cases processed in federalcourtsESSAY. Write your answer in the space provided or on a separate sheet of paper.54) Discuss the various weaknesses attributed to the Uniform Crime Reporting Program asa measure of crime.
55) Discuss the findings of various studies on racial/ethnic background and delinquentbehavior.

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