Quiz 9
School of Family and Consumer Sciences at The University of Akron
Professor Susan D. Witt, Ph.D.

Quiz #9 - Due Wednesday of Week 12

This quiz is worth 10 points.  Answer should be one to two double spaced pages, using 12-point New Times Roman style font, no larger than one inch margins.  Be sure to incorporate course material into your answer.

1.  What are some of the reasons children are abused within their families?  What are the characteristics that have been found in parents who abuse their children?  Should children automatically be removed from an abusive home?  Why or why not?  What can we, as a society, do to help these parents and their children?

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