Civics Class

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  • 1. 
    What typically happens to money previously posted for bail when a defendant appears in court?
    • A. 

      It Is Refunded

    • B. 

      It Is Spent On Candy

    • C. 

      It Is Kept By The State

    • D. 

      It Is Shredded

  • 2. 
    Where can you file a complaint if you think that a company or charity has treated you unfairly?
    • A. 

      Insult Industry Incorporated

    • B. 

      Complaint Company Corporation

    • C. 

      Market Mistake Merchandisers

    • D. 

      Better Business Bureau

  • 3. 
    Who owns most of the means of production in a capitalist economy?
    • A. 

      The Church

    • B. 

      The State

    • C. 

      Private People

    • D. 

      The Army

  • 4. 
    Indecent material being forbidden on commercial television is a form of what?
    • A. 

      Lock-Out

    • B. 

      Physics

    • C. 

      Censorship

    • D. 

      Commerce

  • 5. 
    What term describes the post-World War II rivalry between the USA and the USSR?
    • A. 

      Moscow Mistrust

    • B. 

      Iron Curtain

    • C. 

      Cold War

    • D. 

      Bamboo Curtain

  • 6. 
    What is the name for a group that is registered to bargain for a group of employees?
    • A. 

      Employment Collective

    • B. 

      People's Tribunal

    • C. 

      Labor Union

    • D. 

      Workers' Army

  • 7. 
    What is it called when only one company competes in a market?
    • A. 

      Fair Trade

    • B. 

      Monopoly

    • C. 

      Anarchy

    • D. 

      Oligarchy

  • 8. 
    What happens to the cost of products and services as the Consumer Price Index increases?
    • A. 

      It Stays The Same

    • B. 

      It Decreases

    • C. 

      It Increases

    • D. 

      It Is Unrelated

  • 9. 
    Which of these things cannot be copyrighted?
    • A. 

      A Building

    • B. 

      Books You Own But Didn't Write

    • C. 

      A Work of Music Without Words

    • D. 

      A Sculpture

  • 10. 
    What type of services does a credit union provide?
    • A. 

      Childcare

    • B. 

      Employment

    • C. 

      Banking

    • D. 

      Automotive

  • 11. 
    In a trial, the lawyer typically cross-examines whom?
    • A. 

      The Judge

    • B. 

      The Court Reporter

    • C. 

      The Witness

    • D. 

      The Opposing Attorney

  • 12. 
    What is your debt?
    • A. 

      Money In Your Pocket

    • B. 

      Money That You Owe

    • C. 

      Money Owed To You

    • D. 

      Money You Earn At Work

  • 13. 
    Who is being sued, and has to pay any judgment, in a civil trial?
    • A. 

      Both

    • B. 

      The Plaintiff

    • C. 

      Whoever The Judge Decides

    • D. 

      The Defendant

  • 14. 
    When a non-U.S. citizen is kicked out of the country, we say they have been what?
    • A. 

      Removed

    • B. 

      Detained

    • C. 

      Exiled

    • D. 

      Deported

  • 15. 
    Which term explains why the same amount of money is worth less in the future than it is today?
    • A. 

      Credit Rate

    • B. 

      Inflation

    • C. 

      Interest Rate

    • D. 

      Discount Rate

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