Do the Crime and Punishment Quiz (the British style). Then check your answers.
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CRIME AND PUNISHMENT QUIZ
1. According to the 2002 British Crime Survey, what was your average risk of being burgled in 2001?
A: One in 20 B: One in 50 C: One in 5 D: One in 500
2. How many mobile phones were stolen in the year 2001-2002?
A: 700,000 B: 350,000 C: 170,000 D: 900,000
3. Ruth Ellis was the last woman to be executed in Britain at Holloway Prison. When was she hanged?
A: 13 July 1955 B: 14 March 1926
C: 15 August 1967 D: 16 September 1905
4. Approximately how much does it cost to lock up a criminal in a UK prison for a year?
A: £10,000 B: £27,500 C: £50,000 D: £105,000
5. Which of the following European countries has the highest prison population per head?
A: Germany B: France C: England and Wales D: Sweden
6. What percentage of serious sexual offences against children occurs in the home of the victim or the offender?
A: 20% B: 40% C: 60% D: 80%
7. What is the average sentence length for a 21-year-old rapist?
A: Four and a half years B: Six years
C: Eight and a half years D: Ten years
8. Who is most likely to be a victim of violent crime by a stranger?
A: Old ladies B: Old men C: Young women D: Young men
9. Approximately how many children a year are separated from their mother by prison?
A: 13,000 B: 9,000 C: 5,000 D: 20,000
10. How often does a crime take place in England and Wales?
A: Every 2 seconds B: Every 5 seconds
C: Every 12 seconds D: Every 20 seconds
| 1b, 2a, 3a, 4b, 5c, 6d, 7c, 8d, 9a, 10 b
2. How well do you know Phrasal Verbs on the topic “Crimes and Punishment”? Read the definitions and choose the corresponding phrasal verbs. Then check your answers.
1. To get into a building or car using force is to ___.
a. break out b. break down c. break in
2. To steal money from a bank by using force is a ___.
a. hold in b. hold down c. hold up
3. To steal or take something without asking is to ___.
a. run off with b. do without c. do over
4. To hurt someone badly by hitting or kicking is to ___.
a. pull them over b. beat them up c. put one over
5. To kill someone in informal English is to ___ with them.
a. do away b. have away c. stay
6. To destroy something with a bomb is to ___.
a. beat it up b. blow it up c. knock it over
7. To take a criminal to the police is to ___.
a. turn them over b. turn them in c. turn them down
8. To put someone in prison is to ___.
a. lock them up b. do them in c. blow them up
9. To not punish someone for their crime is to ___.
a. give them over b. let them off c. put them away
10. To succeed in not being punished for a crime is to ___ it
a. get away with b. make off with c. pick through
| The key 1 c, 2 c, 3 a, 4 b, 5 a, 6 b, 7 b, 8 a, 9 b, 10 a
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