How Well Do You Know About U.S Law And Legal Terms?

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Legal Quizzes & Trivia

The Law of the United States comprises many levels of structured and unstructured forms of law which are strictly followed in the United States. This quiz has been made to test your knowledge about Legal terms, Law and Functions. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not a specific category in the NCIC's Missing Person File?
    • A. 

      Disabled

    • B. 

      Voluntary

    • C. 

      Endangered

    • D. 

      Involuntary

    • E. 

      Juvenile

  • 2. 
    It is generally conceded that the backbone of the police department is the
    • A. 

      Juvenile division.

    • B. 

      Detective bereau

    • C. 

      Patrol division

    • D. 

      Support services

    • E. 

      Dispatcher

  • 3. 
    _____ Patrol reverses the advantages and disadvantages of foot patrol.
    • A. 

      Bicycle

    • B. 

      Motorcycle

    • C. 

      Mounted

    • D. 

      Boat

    • E. 

      Automobile

  • 4. 
    The most appropriate police response to a self-controlled, tranquil crowd, such as shoppers and commuters. is
    • A. 

      No police action

    • B. 

      Provision of accurate information

    • C. 

      Close monitoring

    • D. 

      Use of control techniques

    • E. 

      To give avenues of escape

  • 5. 
    What patrol method is known for its stealth factor?
    • A. 

      Boat

    • B. 

      Bicycle

    • C. 

      Automobile

    • D. 

      Motorcycle

    • E. 

      Mounted

  • 6. 
    Which patrol method is known for its green factor?
    • A. 

      Boat

    • B. 

      Bicycle

    • C. 

      Automobile

    • D. 

      Motorcycle

    • E. 

      Mounted

  • 7. 
    The supreme court case of United States v Place (1983) dealt with the issue of
    • A. 

      Rapidity of police response time

    • B. 

      Assigning rookies to hime crime areas and "fast" shifts to help them learn their new job more rapidly.

    • C. 

      Whether a k9 sniff of luggage consitutes a search

    • D. 

      Whether air patrol violated citizens exepctation of privacy.

    • E. 

      How officer should respond to various types of crowd situation.

  • 8. 
    If you break into a house with the intent to steal something, what crime are you most closely committing?
    • A. 

      Embezzlement

    • B. 

      Robbery

    • C. 

      Burglary

    • D. 

      Theft

  • 9. 
    If you are robbing a bank and you intentionally shoot and kill a bank teller, what crime have you most closely committed?
    • A. 

      Murder

    • B. 

      Capital Murder

    • C. 

      Robbery

    • D. 

      Aggravated Robbery

  • 10. 
    If you light your neighbour's house on fire with the intent to destroy their house, what crime is most closely being committed?
    • A. 

      Larceny

    • B. 

      Criminal Mischief

    • C. 

      Arson

    • D. 

      Vandalism