Court System Of United States! Trivia Facts Quiz

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Court System Of United States! Trivia Facts Quiz

Courts in American can be divided into three levels, which include the district courts, the circuit courts, and then finally the Supreme Court. There is a way in which cases are can be decided by one and overturned by the other. As an aspiring lawyer, take up the quiz below on the court system in the United States court system and refresh your memory.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The powers of the national executive branch are defined in the
    • A. 

      U S constitution

    • B. 

      Constitution of VA

    • C. 

      The bill of rights

  • 2. 
    The powers of the state executive branch are defined in the
    • A. 

      U S constitution

    • B. 

      10th amendment

    • C. 

      Constitution of VA

  • 3. 
    The juvenile and domestic relations district court has _____ jurisdiction
    • A. 

      Appellate

    • B. 

      Original

  • 4. 
    What court hears juvenile and family cases
    • A. 

      General district court

    • B. 

      Supreme court

    • C. 

      Domestic relations district court

  • 5. 
    What court hears misemeanor cases and civil cases involving lesser amounts
    • A. 

      Supreme court

    • B. 

      Traffic court

    • C. 

      General district court

  • 6. 
    What court has original jurisdiction
    • A. 

      Circuit court

    • B. 

      Juvenile and domestic relations district court

    • C. 

      General district court

  • 7. 
    What court is  the only court in VA that has a jury
    • A. 

      Circuit court

    • B. 

      Supreme court

    • C. 

      Traffic court

  • 8. 
    What court has original jurisdition in felony cases and for certain civil cases
    • A. 

      General distric court

    • B. 

      Juvenile and domestic relation court

    • C. 

      Circuit court

  • 9. 
    The circuit court has ______jurisdiction in cases appealed from the lower district courts
    • A. 

      Appellate

    • B. 

      Original

  • 10. 
    The circuit court has ____ jurisdiction in felony cases and for certain civil cases
    • A. 

      Original

    • B. 

      Appellate