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Final Exam Ch. 10 Top Hat


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  • 1. 
    Robbery:
    • A. 

      Is the same as theft

    • B. 

      Is the same as burglary

    • C. 

      Is property taken from someone through violence or intimidation

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    Robbery:
    • A. 

      Is an assault occurring while the offender is in the process of committing criminal mischief

    • B. 

      Is an assault occurring while the offender is in the process of committing a theft

    • C. 

      Is primarily a crime to protect the victim from battery

    • D. 

      Is an aggravated robbery only if a BB gun is used

    • E. 

      B and D

  • 3. 
    Robbery:
    • A. 

      Is theft with 3 additional elements: recklessness, mens rea, and actus reus

    • B. 

      Account for 30% of the nation’s violent crime

    • C. 

      Happens 360,000 times annually in Texas

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Common Law Robbery involved:
    • A. 

      Forcible taking from the person of another

    • B. 

      Goods or money or property of value

    • C. 

      By putting him/her in fear

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    With Forcible Taking at Common Law:
    • A. 

      Force or threatened use of force did not distinguish robbery from larceny

    • B. 

      Force or threatened use of force did distinguish robbery from larceny

    • C. 

      Could involve the crime of attempted robbery

    • D. 

      B and C

    • E. 

      A and B

  • 6. 
    For Common Law Robbery to occur:
    • A. 

      The victim had to own the property

    • B. 

      The value of the property had to be at least $1,500

    • C. 

      The crime was limited to loss of personal moveable property

    • D. 

      The victim must have known the offender

    • E. 

      A and B

  • 7. 
    For Common Law Robbery to occur:
    • A. 

      A threat to damage property valued at $1,500 was sufficient

    • B. 

      The offender had to put the victim in reasonable apprehension of personal harm

    • C. 

      The offender could commit a battery on the victim to satisfy the fear element

    • D. 

      B and C

    • E. 

      A and B

  • 8. 
    For robbery to occur:
    • A. 

      The victim and offender did not necessarily have to have direct contact

    • B. 

      The victim and the offender had to have direct contact

    • C. 

      The property did have to be within the immediate control of the victim

    • D. 

      B and C

    • E. 

      A and B

  • 9. 
    Robbery in Texas:
    • A. 

      Requires a theft to be occurring

    • B. 

      Requires intent to obtain or want to control property

    • C. 

      Intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly causes bodily injury to another person

    • D. 

      Intentionally or knowingly threatens or places in fear of bodily injury or death to another person

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Robbery in Texas can occur:
    • A. 

      Only if one actually takes the property

    • B. 

      Only if one attempts to take the property, then it’s attempted robbery

    • C. 

      A and B

    • D. 

      If Mike grabs a carton of cigarettes, punches the clerk, and runs out of the store

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    Robbery in Texas can occur:
    • A. 

      When there is a connection between the theft and the assault

    • B. 

      When Dave runs over Bob as he take’s Bob brief case

    • C. 

      When the victim of the assault is not necessarily the owner of the property stolen

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
     Robbery in Texas can occur:
    • A. 

      If Jones carries a machete into a convenience store and Greg, the cashier, is scared

    • B. 

      If Steve says to Tom, a stranger on the street, “Give me your money or I will knife you”

    • C. 

      If both Greg and Tom in the above two examples have an objective fear of injury

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    In Texas:
    • A. 

      Robbery is a First Degree Felony

    • B. 

      Robbery is a 3rd Degree Felony

    • C. 

      Aggravated Robbery is a First Degree Felony

    • D. 

      Aggravated Robbery is a Special Circumstances Capital Offense

    • E. 

      Aggravated Robbery is a Second Degree Felony

  • 14. 
    Aggravated Robbery in Texas occurs:
    • A. 

      If a robbery has been committed with serious bodily injury to another

    • B. 

      Or the offender uses or exhibits a deadly weapon

    • C. 

      Or causes bodily injury to one over 65 years of age or a disabled person

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
     Aggravated robbery in Texas causes serious bodily injury to another by:
    • A. 

      Combining the aggravated assault law with the serious bodily injury statute

    • B. 

      Combining the aggravated assault law with the criminal mischief statute

    • C. 

      Combining the aggravated assault law with the battery statute

    • D. 

      Combining the aggravated assault law with the theft statute

    • E. 

      Combining the aggravated assault law with the criminal battery statute

  • 16. 
    Aggravated Robbery in Texas:
    • A. 

      Creates a serious bodily injury opposed to simple bodily injury

    • B. 

      Occurs a when a slight risk of death occurs or occurs when a temporary loss of limbs occurs

    • C. 

      Occurs when Dean, in the course of stealing Joan’s purse, shoves her down to the ground, which breaks her arm

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      B and C

  • 17. 
    In Texas Aggravated Robbery:
    • A. 

      Occurs when the offender uses or exhibits a deadly weapon

    • B. 

      Occurs when the offender was in possession of a deadly weapon but did not use or exhibit it

    • C. 

      Occurs when the offender uses a tennis racket to rob a convenience store

    • D. 

      None of the above

    • E. 

      A and B

  • 18. 
     Aggravated Robbery:
    • A. 

      Does not occur when the offender says to the victim he has a knife but the victim does not see the knife

    • B. 

      Does not occur if the victim never sees the gun but hears it cock and feels a hard object placed against her back

    • C. 

      Does occur if Joe carries a shotgun into the liquor store but never points it at John, the cashier

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 19. 
    Aggravated Robbery occurs:
    • A. 

      When an ordinary robbery is committed against someone 80 years old

    • B. 

      When an ordinary robbery is committed against someone 62 years old

    • C. 

      When an ordinary robbery is committed against someone who is 65 years old

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      A, B and C

  • 20. 
    The Carjacking Statute in Texas:
    • A. 

      Makes the offense a felony

    • B. 

      Requires that the offense always be dually prosecuted with the federal government

    • C. 

      Usually has convicted offenders sentenced to 20 years imprisonment

    • D. 

      None of the above

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 21. 
    With Home Invasion:
    • A. 

      Texas has no home invasion statute

    • B. 

      The crime is covered by 2 existing Texas statutes, Burglary and Aggravated Robbery

    • C. 

      The crime is covered by the robbery statute

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      None of the above