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Chapter 91: In Focus: Unexpected Pregnancy Outcomes

1: Induced abortion is
the purposeful termination of a pregnancy.
the natural termination of a pregnancy.
only performed during the third trimester.
the least used form of abortion.
is also called a miscarriage.
2: All the following statements are true about foster care EXCEPT"
foster care may be temporary or permanent.
some children are eligible for adoption.
foster care usually leads to the adoption of the child.
some children are placed in foster care due to abuse or neglect by the parents.
for parents who have not decided whether to keep the child or place him/her up for adoption, they must sign a foster care agreement.
3: The majority of abortions occur during the ______ trimester.
first
second
third
fourth
fifth
4: _______ adoptions are arranged by a physician or lawyer and are usually _______.
Open, closed
Independent, temporary
Agency, closed
Independent, open
Agency, open
5: A spontaneous abortion is also called a miscarriage.
TRUE
FALSE
6: In 1980 the Supreme Court ruled that the federal government could refuse to fund abortions.
TRUE
FALSE
7: Vacuum aspiration is also called "partial birth abortion."
TRUE
FALSE
8: Roe v. Wade was a landmark Supreme Court decision and said that abortion should be available to women in the first, second, and third trimesters of pregnancy.
TRUE
FALSE
9: Closed adoptions are not confidential, and there is contact between the birth parents and the adoptive parents.
TRUE
FALSE
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