Constitution And Students' Rights

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Constitution Day multiple choice quiz


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  • 1. 
    Your friend is running for Student Senate president and you're the campaign manager. You print up posters on which you knowingly make false claims about your opponent. Opponent objects, but the First Amendment allows you to do this. Top of Form
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      It depends

  • 2. 
    Your college can censor an article you wrote for the college-sponsored publication. Top of Form
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      It depends

  • 3. 
    The First Amendment protects free speech on the Internet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      It depends

  • 4. 
    Are students allowed to protest at college?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Depends what they are protesting against

    • C. 

      Yes, as long as they don't cause a disruption

    • D. 

      Yes, always

  • 5. 
    When did the Supreme Court rule that students' rights are protected in school?
    • A. 

      1896 (plessy v. Fergusson)

    • B. 

      1998 (Frederick v. Boston)

    • C. 

      1969 (Tinker v. Des Moines)

  • 6. 
    Can your instructor (in private college) make you change clothes because of a slogan on your T-shirt?
    • A. 

      Yes, if he can reasonably predict it will disrupt the school environment

    • B. 

      Yes, even if there isn't a dress code

    • C. 

      No, you have the right to wear any slogan you wish

  • 7. 
    Do private college students have Free Speech Rights under the First Amendment?
    • A. 

      No, they do not.

    • B. 

      It depends

    • C. 

      Yes, always

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