Law Week 2 Test

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  • 1. 
    Restriction against Excessive Bail
    • A. 

      1st Amendment

    • B. 

      2nd Amendment

    • C. 

      Article 1 Section 9

    • D. 

      8th Amendment

  • 2. 
    Most prevalent government system in the world today is
    • A. 

      Unitary System

    • B. 

      Confederate System

    • C. 

      Federal System

    • D. 

      Communism

  • 3. 
    To form a more perfect union ...
    • A. 

      1st Amendment

    • B. 

      The Pre-Amble to the Constitution

    • C. 

      Bill of Rights

    • D. 

      The Constitution

  • 4. 
    The First Continental Congress was established ...
    • A. 

      1776

    • B. 

      1871

    • C. 

      1774

    • D. 

      1879

  • 5. 
    Articles of Confederation were ratified?
    • A. 

      1776

    • B. 

      1781

    • C. 

      1789

    • D. 

      1774

  • 6. 
    The new nation is named "The United States of America."
    • A. 

      The Constitution

    • B. 

      The Pre-Amble of the Constitution

    • C. 

      The Articles of Confederation

    • D. 

      The Declaration of Independance

  • 7. 
    We the People ... 
    • A. 

      Preamble to the Constitution

    • B. 

      Articles of Confederation

    • C. 

      Declaration of Independance

    • D. 

      Article 4

  • 8. 
    Federal Gov't gets its power from
    • A. 

      The People

    • B. 

      The Constitution

    • C. 

      Article 1 Section 9

    • D. 

      Congress

  • 9. 
    Powers granted to the federal government by the Constitution:
    • A. 

      Wage War

    • B. 

      Regulate Interstate Commerce

    • C. 

      All the Enumerated

    • D. 

      Tax and Spend

  • 10. 
    Congress has the authority to enact laws that are convenient, useful, or conducive to carrying out an enumerated power.
    • A. 

      Supremacy Clause

    • B. 

      The 10th Amendment

    • C. 

      Article 1 Section 9

    • D. 

      Necessary and Proper Clause

  • 11. 
    Powers granted to the federal government by the Constitution by which Amendment
    • A. 

      10th Amendment

    • B. 

      8th Amendment

    • C. 

      1st Amendment

    • D. 

      Pre-Amble to the Constitution

  • 12. 
    The Legislative Branch is defined in the 
    • A. 

      2nd Amendment

    • B. 

      Article 2

    • C. 

      Article 1

    • D. 

      Article 4

  • 13. 
    House of Representatives contains ______________ members
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      50

    • C. 

      438

    • D. 

      435

  • 14. 
    The Executive Branch
    • A. 

      Elected by the People

    • B. 

      Article 1

    • C. 

       Serves 6 year terms

    • D. 

       Elected by the Electoral College

  • 15. 
    Supreme Court has jurisdiction all the following EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      Bankruptcy

    • B. 

      Disputes between residents of different states where the mater in controversy exceeds $100,000

    • C. 

       Patents

    • D. 

      Admiralty and Maritime Law

  • 16. 
    Habeas Corpus is defined in:
    • A. 

      Article 1 Section 9

    • B. 

      5th Amendment

    • C. 

      Article 8

    • D. 

      Bill of Rights

  • 17. 
    The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures shall not be violated,
    • A. 

      4th Amendment

    • B. 

      5th Amendment

    • C. 

      8th Amendment

    • D. 

      Article 1

  • 18. 
    In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed,...
    • A. 

      5th Amendment

    • B. 

      4th Amendment

    • C. 

      Article 1

    • D. 

      6th Amendment

  • 19. 
    The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.
    • A. 

      1st Amendment

    • B. 

      10th Amendment

    • C. 

      4th Amendment

    • D. 

      5th Amendment

  • 20. 
    The 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments are known as the
    • A. 

      Re-Construction Amendments

    • B. 

      Article 9

    • C. 

      Re-Building Clause

    • D. 

      Exclusionary Rules

  • 21. 
    Due Process was extended to the States by:
    • A. 

      Article 1

    • B. 

      5th Amendment

    • C. 

      8th Amendment

    • D. 

      14th Amendment

  • 22. 
    Which is NOT a component of the 4th Amendment Analysis Process - Unreasonable Search and Seizure
    • A. 

      Does the action constitute a search?

    • B. 

      Was there a warrant?

    • C. 

       Is there Reasonable Suspicion for a  Search Warrant

    • D. 

      Was there a State Action?

  • 23. 
    A state actor is NOT
    • A. 

      A person who is acting on behalf of a Governmental Body

    • B. 

      Any private person acting on the direction of the police.

    • C. 

      Private police who are deputized.

    • D. 

      A private security guard/loss prevention.

  • 24. 
    Test of Reasonable Expectation of Privacy
    • A. 

      1- Does the person have a subjective expectation of privacy?

    • B. 

      2 - Is the person's expectation that which society is prepared to accept as objectively reasonable?

    • C. 

      Options 1 and 2

  • 25. 
    The area around a home that is placed in the home's "umbrella" of 4th Amendment protection.
    • A. 

      Open Fields

    • B. 

      Area extending 50 feet from the perimeter of a home

    • C. 

      May be searched without a warrant

    • D. 

      Curtilage

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