Canadian Law Trivia Quiz

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Understanding Canadian Law


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  • 1. 
    Type response below
  • 2. 
    Smith et al. v. Doe (2008) Ont. C.A. 15 C.C.L.T. (2d) 391 - what does the 'C.C.L.T.' represent?
    • A. 

      The provincial court

    • B. 

      The plaintiff

    • C. 

      The bailiff

    • D. 

      The edition title

    • E. 

      The report title

  • 3. 
    What is the definition of entrenched?
    • A. 

      A provision making a law valid, even though it contradicts some other law

    • B. 

      Putting off to another time

    • C. 

      Wrongfully accusing an innocent person

    • D. 

      A right that can only be changed by an amendment to the Constitution

    • E. 

      Not telling the truth while in court

  • 4. 
    What is the Magna Carta?
    • A. 

      Bill that makes it mandatory to put signs in only French

    • B. 

      A breach of contract in which the injured party seeks compensation

    • C. 

      The charter that limited the King’s ruling power and made all rulers subject to the law

    • D. 

      Laws developed by Napoleon Bonaparte from Justinian Law

    • E. 

      A statute

  • 5. 
    What are the two main types of law?
    • A. 

      Public and Private

    • B. 

      Guilty and Innocent

    • C. 

      Administrative and Constitutional

    • D. 

      Civil and Criminal

    • E. 

      Summary and Indictable

  • 6. 
    Everyone has the right not to be arbitrarily detained or imprisoned according to what section of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      33

    • D. 

      15

    • E. 

      9

  • 7. 
    What is Stare Decisis?
    • A. 

      Guilty mind

    • B. 

      Wrongful Action

    • C. 

      Precedent

    • D. 

      Plaintiff

    • E. 

      Charter

  • 8. 
    What is 'an eye for an eye'?
    • A. 

      Retribution

    • B. 

      Restitution

    • C. 

      Tort Law

    • D. 

      Conspiracy

    • E. 

      Defendant

  • 9. 
    When was the Charter of Rights and Freedoms signed?
    • A. 

      3800 years ago

    • B. 

      1984

    • C. 

      1982

    • D. 

      2001

    • E. 

      2012

  • 10. 
    What does specific intent require that general intent does not?
    • A. 

      Mens Rea

    • B. 

      Actus Reus

    • C. 

      Veni, Vidi, Vici

    • D. 

      Carpe diem

    • E. 

      Voir Dire

  • 11. 
    What is recognizance without surety?
    • A. 

      A document signed by a person acknowledging that he or she is alleged to have committed an offense, and will be required to appear in court; payment is made by another person on behalf of the accused

    • B. 

      A document signed by a person acknowledging that he or she is alleged to have committed an offense, and will be required to appear in court; payment is made by the accused

    • C. 

      Process in which the Crown and the accused ‘makes a deal’, usually resulting in the accused pleading guilty to a lesser charge in return for a lower penalty than would be received if found guilty of the original charge

    • D. 

      (1) something planned or intended; intentionally causing a wrongful consequence; (2) a person’s state of mind, in which the person desires to carry out a certain action and can foresee the results

    • E. 

      Lawyer who is on duty at a police station, or court room, to give legal advice to those arrested or brought before a trial

  • 12. 
    Define prejudice
    • A. 

      The accused in public law

    • B. 

      Preconceived opinion

    • C. 

      Written laws formally passed by municipality

    • D. 

      To encourage, incite, or set on another on to commit a crime

    • E. 

      Rationale for committing an offense

  • 13. 
    Kodlamayı ne başlattı?
    • A. 

      Hukuk kuralı

    • B. 

      Mozaik Yasası

    • C. 

      10 Emir

    • D. 

      Hammurabi Kanunları

    • E. 

      Bakış kararı

    • F. 

      A,B,CDSeçenek 6

    • G. 

      Option 7

  • 14. 
    Who can be charged in a crime?
    • A. 

      The Justice

    • B. 

      The juror

    • C. 

      The defendant

    • D. 

      The principal actor

    • E. 

      The mens rea

  • 15. 
    Bölüm 33 neyi anlatıyor?
    • A. 

      Feodalizm

    • B. 

      Maddeye rağmen

    • C. 

      Actus yeniden

    • D. 

      Emsal

  • 16. 
    Select the ones you like
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

    • E. 

      Option 5

    • F. 

      Option 6

  • 17. 
    Hangisini sevdin?
    • A. 

      Seçenek 1

    • B. 

      Seçenek 2

    • C. 

      Seçenek 3

    • D. 

      Seçenek 4

  • 18. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 19. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

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