Minnesota Law Trivia Quiz

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Minnesota Law Trivia Quiz

Minnesota is a state in the upper midwest and northern regions of the United States which was admitted and recognized as the thirty-second state of the United States of America on the 11th of May, 1858 and was created from the eastern half of Minnesota Territory. Due to the presence of a large number of lakes, the state is known by the slogan "Land of 10,000 lakes". This quiz is focused on testing your knowledge regarding the laws which have existed and are in existence in Minnesota.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was capital punishment abolished in Minnesota? 
    • A. 

      1911

    • B. 

      1931

    • C. 

      1950

    • D. 

      1925

  • 2. 
    The distribution of medical marijuana began when? 
    • A. 

      2015

    • B. 

      2013

    • C. 

      2010

    • D. 

      2005

  • 3. 
    There have been how many attempts to reinstate the death penalty in Minnesota? 
    • A. 

      19

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      23

    • D. 

      27

  • 4. 
    When was possession of personal amounts of cannabis decriminalized in Minnesota? 
    • A. 

      1976

    • B. 

      1979

    • C. 

      1876

    • D. 

      1977

  • 5. 
    When was PTSD added to the list of conditions which would qualify a person for the use of marijuana for medical purpose? 
    • A. 

      August 5, 2016

    • B. 

      August 7, 2017

    • C. 

      August 1, 2017

    • D. 

      August 1, 2016 

  • 6. 
    Amongst states to have legalized LGBT rights, Minnesota holds which position? 
    • A. 

      Third 

    • B. 

      First 

    • C. 

      Second 

    • D. 

      Fifth 

  • 7. 
    What year was same-sex marriage legalized in Minnesota? 
    • A. 

      2016

    • B. 

      2013

    • C. 

      2017

    • D. 

      1993

  • 8. 
    An act to aid in the development of the salt springs at Belle Plaine was passed into law when? 
    • A. 

      1870

    • B. 

      1993

    • C. 

      1880

    • D. 

      2016

  • 9. 
    The Private Cemeteries Act is divided into how many sections?
    • A. 

      21

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      17

    • D. 

      14

  • 10. 
    What was the effect of Brandon's Law?
    • A. 

      It clarified who a child was 

    • B. 

      It brought the change of "child" to "person"

    • C. 

      It canceled the Missing Child Program 

    • D. 

      It gave validation to the Missing Child Program