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    Can you pass this Cyberbullying test?

    Date: 12.14.09 | by Judge Tom.

    How much do you know about Cyberbullying? Think about and discuss in class or with your family the following statements.* These are some of the statements from ProProfs web site regarding 6th, 7th and 8th grade quizzes about cyberbullying.

    True or False

    I am completely safe when surfing the Internet.

    Cyber threats involve only direct threats to harm someone else.

    Cyberbullying doesn’t really hurt anyone. People who complain are just being crybabies and wimps.

    Recipients of an email or IM from a cyberbully should not respond and should immediately delete the message.

    Questions

    What is a good way to keep from being bullied?

    What can be done to a cyberbully?

    What are the risks of putting your picture on the Internet?

    If a friend you met on the Internet starts sending you gifts, what should you do?

    What is the best way to deal with abusive messages?

    What information about yourself should you never give out?

    *taken from www.proprofs.com/quiz

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    Judge Tom

    This post was written by Judge Tom. Judge Tom is the founder and moderator of AsktheJudge.info. He is a retired juvenile judge and spent 23 years on the bench. He has written several books for lawyers and judges as well as teens and parents including the recently published 'Teen Cyberbullying Investigated' (Free Spirit Publishing). When he's not answering teens' questions, Judge Tom can be found hiking, traveling and reading.

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