Criminal Justice Quiz 1

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  • 1. 
    Crime is relevant to both       and          ?
    • A. 

      Place and time

    • B. 

      Hour and min

    • C. 

      Days and hours

    • D. 

      Time and place

  • 2. 
    In the traditional model, what are the 3 C's?
    • A. 

      Criminology

    • B. 

      Cops

    • C. 

      Courts

    • D. 

      Corrections

  • 3. 
    How many amendments are in the U.S. constitution?
    • A. 

      14

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      27

    • D. 

      32

  • 4. 
    Enhanced penalties for repeat chld sex offenders is known as which law?
    • A. 

      Ambers law (texas)

    • B. 

      Joans law (new jersey)

    • C. 

      Jennas law(new York)

    • D. 

      Megans law(new jersey)

  • 5. 
    Proposed to end parol for all violent felons is known as which law?
    • A. 

      Ambers law(texas)

    • B. 

      Jennas law(new York)

    • C. 

      Joans law(new jersey)

    • D. 

      Megans law(new jersey)

  • 6. 
    Which law imposes life-without parole sentence for murder of a child under 14 during a sexual assault case?
    • A. 

      Joans law(new jersey)

    • B. 

      Ambers law(texas)

    • C. 

      Jennas law(new York)

    • D. 

      Megans law(new jersey)

  • 7. 
    Which law requires states to notify communities when a sex offender moves into the area?
    • A. 

      Ambers law(texas)

    • B. 

      Megans law(new jersey)

    • C. 

      Joans law(new jersey)

    • D. 

      Jennas law( new York)

  • 8. 
    Which law allows for commitment to mental hospitals if they are deemed too dangerous to release after prison term ends?
    • A. 

      Stephanies law(Kansas)

    • B. 

      Megans law( new jersey)

    • C. 

      Jennas law( new York)

    • D. 

      Joans law( new jersey)

  • 9. 
    What is the percentage of committed homicides in the U.S. today?
    • A. 

      63%

    • B. 

      75%

    • C. 

      82%

    • D. 

      65%

  • 10. 
    What is the percentage chance that the chance of Burglary does not get caught?
    • A. 

      75%

    • B. 

      82%

    • C. 

      70%

    • D. 

      0

  • 11. 
    Everyone has the right to a lawyer. 6th amendment, right to trial, right to attorney.  This is known as what?
    • A. 

      Crime control

    • B. 

      Due process

    • C. 

      Traditional model

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 12. 
    Controling crime, or the most important function to be performed by the criminal justice system, through speed, efficiency, and finality in criminal justice processing is known as ?
    • A. 

      Due process

    • B. 

      Crime control

    • C. 

      Traditional model

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 13. 
    3 parts of the court system are...
    • A. 

      Limited

    • B. 

      General

    • C. 

      Appellate

    • D. 

      Crime

  • 14. 
    What is the Ideal model order?...
  • 15. 
    The violation of the criminal law is known as?
    • A. 

      Crime

    • B. 

      Criminal law

    • C. 

      Traditional model

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 16. 
    Something that has a sanction and has a consequence is known as?
    • A. 

      Criminal law

    • B. 

      Crime

    • C. 

      Traditional model

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 17. 
    When you are convicted and go to prison for more than 1 year is known as?
    • A. 

      Misdemeanor

    • B. 

      Felony

    • C. 

      Crime

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 18. 
    A crime less serious with punishment less than 1 year in county jail is known as?
    • A. 

      Misdemeanor

    • B. 

      Felony

    • C. 

      Crime

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 19. 
    The legislative decision to make a behavior a crime is called?
    • A. 

      Decriminalization

    • B. 

      Criminalization

    • C. 

      Crime

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 20. 
    The legislative decision to change a crime into a non-criminal act is called?
    • A. 

      Criminalization

    • B. 

      Decriminalization

    • C. 

      Crime

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 21. 
    The 3 parties involved in crime reporting are: Police, offender, victim
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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