Can You Pass This Basic Law Test?

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Can You Pass This Basic Law Test? - Quiz

The Law is a vast subject, and it is tough for one to claim to understand every Law that ever existed without having to rethink some judgments. Are you new to law school and are having a hard time when it comes to an understanding some of the basics when it comes to Law? The quiz below is designed to help you have a smooth ride, give it a try!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The law in practice is not the words of a statute in a book or the pages of an old case; the law exists only to the extent that ________________________________________________________.
  • 2. 
    Jurisprudence is especially concerned with ______________________________________.
  • 3. 
    The law against murder does not describe a phenomenon at all. Rather, in ordinary speech, it is ______________________. It prescribes, directly or indirectly, a _______________________ ----namely that one should refrain from intentionally and without justifiable cause taking the life of another human being. 
  • 4. 
    As a verbal formulation, a murder statute does not prohibit murder at all; instead, it ________________________________________________________________________.
  • 5. 
    No value is "provable" in the way that gravity or sunshine or a chair is "provable" because all values are ultimately an expression of "_______________."
  • 6. 
    A __________________ statement is a simple statement that incorporates another statement.
  • 7. 
    "__________________" reject differences and choose to emphasize similarities. 
  • 8. 
    "________________" emphasize differences and resist simple schemes.
  • 9. 
    The _____________ distinction indicates the difference between a law of nature and a human law.
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