Criminal Justice Exam 1

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  • 1. 
    Right to a lawyer -where does it come from?
    • A. 

      5th amendment

    • B. 

      6th amendment

    • C. 

      8th amendment

    • D. 

      14th amendment

  • 2. 
    Offenses in which the "offender" and the "victim" are the same individual or in which the behavior is consensual is?
    • A. 

      Crime

    • B. 

      Criminalization

    • C. 

      Victimless crime

    • D. 

      Jurisdiction

  • 3. 
    What are the various types of court jurisdiction?
    • A. 

      Criminalization

    • B. 

      Limited

    • C. 

      General

    • D. 

      Appellate

  • 4. 
    Freudian theory that sees behavior as resulting from the interaction of the three components of the personality; id,ego,superego.. is definition of what?
    • A. 

      Crimes

    • B. 

      Routine activities theory

    • C. 

      Labeling theory

    • D. 

      Psychoanalytic theory

  • 5. 
    View that adjudicating a juvenile as a delinquent encourages future delinquency through a negative public identity or changed self-image, definition of what?
    • A. 

      Psychoanalytic theory

    • B. 

      Labeling theory

    • C. 

      Routine activities theory

    • D. 

      Crime

  • 6. 
    Idea that people commit crimes with motivation is known as?
    • A. 

      Routine activities theory

    • B. 

      Crime

    • C. 

      Labeling theory

    • D. 

      Jurisdiction

  • 7. 
    Marvin wolfgang, certain cultures use violence as value is known as?
    • A. 

      Crime

    • B. 

      Subcultural of violence

    • C. 

      Classical

    • D. 

      Positivists

  • 8. 
    When a person becomes criminal or delinquent when he or she associates more with people who codone violation of the law than with people who do not is known as?
    • A. 

      Jurisdiciton

    • B. 

      Crime

    • C. 

      Differential association

    • D. 

      Subcultural of violence

  • 9. 
    Analysis of criminal incidents to isolate the precise characteristics of offenders, victims, and situations in order to better understand and prevent crime is known as?
    • A. 

      Crime rate

    • B. 

      Profiling

    • C. 

      UCR

    • D. 

      Labeling theory

  • 10. 
    First 10 amendments to the constitution- requirements for adjudication such as arrests, warrants, searches, trials, lawyers, punishment is known as?
    • A. 

      Bill of rights

    • B. 

      Number 10

    • C. 

      Idk

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 11. 
    The authority of a state, county, or city to apply its own laws within its own territory is known as?
    • A. 

      Classical

    • B. 

      Criminal law

    • C. 

      Crime

    • D. 

      Jurisdiction

  • 12. 
    The legislative decision to charge a crime into a non-criminal act is known as?
    • A. 

      Criminalization

    • B. 

      Decriminalization

    • C. 

      Criminal law

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 13. 
    How do we measure crime/crime statistics-where do they come from?
    • A. 

      UCR

    • B. 

      URC

    • C. 

      Criminal laws

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 14. 
    Inidvidual attachments to society, including attachment to others, commitment to conventional activities, involvement in those activities, and belief in widely shared moral value is known as?                                                                                                                    
    • A. 

      Social bond

    • B. 

      Social

    • C. 

      Attachment

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 15. 
    Human behavior determined by internal and external influences, such as biological, psychological, and/or social factors is known as?
    • A. 

      Victim

    • B. 

      Positivism

    • C. 

      Criminalization

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 16. 
    The body of unrecorded decisions made by English judges in the middle ages, reflecting the values, customs, and beliefs is known as?
    • A. 

      Ucr

    • B. 

      Laws

    • C. 

      Civil law

    • D. 

      Common law

  • 17. 
    Swarn statement by police that arrests to the existence of probable cause in a given case is known as?
    • A. 

      Arrest

    • B. 

      Warrant

    • C. 

      Summons

    • D. 

      Criminal law

  • 18. 
    Process of taking a suspect into custody for the purpose of prosecution is known as?
    • A. 

      Arrest

    • B. 

      Summons

    • C. 

      Crime

    • D. 

      Procedural law

  • 19. 
    A written notice to appear in court is known as?
    • A. 

      Arrest

    • B. 

      Summons

    • C. 

      Warrant

    • D. 

      Idk

  • 20. 
    To see how well they capture the true extent of crime is known as? or A way you can be charged.( other way is grand jury)
    • A. 

      Maps

    • B. 

      Guides

    • C. 

      Information

    • D. 

      Idk

  • 21. 
    Group of citizens who hear the evidence presented by a prosecutor to determine whatever probable cause exist to hold a person for trial is known as?
    • A. 

      Witnesses

    • B. 

      Grand jury

    • C. 

      Citizens

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 22. 
    Guilty mind or intent is known as?
    • A. 

      Men rea

    • B. 

      Rea

    • C. 

      Summons

    • D. 

      Answer option 4

  • 23. 
    The rules for adjudication of individuals suspected of violating the law is known as?
    • A. 

      Procedural law

    • B. 

      Mens rea

    • C. 

      Idk

    • D. 

      Criminal law

  • 24. 
    If found NOT guilty you can go home?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Murder, rape, robbery using force are crimes against people?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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