Roper Vs. Simmons Assessment

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Roper Vs. Simmons Assessment

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Simon vs. Roger

    • B. 

      Roper vs. Simmons

    • C. 

      Simone vs. Rodney

    • D. 

      Samba vs. Rhode Island

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      17

    • B. 

      23

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      21

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      82

    • B. 

      67

    • C. 

      56

    • D. 

      46

  • 4. 
    When did the United States Supreme Court rule that the death penalty for those who had committed their crimes at under 18 years of age was cruel and unusual punishment?
    • A. 

      February 32, 1921

    • B. 

      August 8, 2000

    • C. 

      March 1, 2005

    • D. 

      December 12, 2005

  • 5. 
    What was the first reason why the Supreme Court said the case was prohibited?
    • A. 

      You can't execute a minor..

    • B. 

      You could not execute a guy with blonde hair..

    • C. 

      You can't execute a human being..

    • D. 

      You could not execute the mentally ill..

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The boy who committed the murder (Simmons) was a teenager, and he was going to be put to the death penalty, but than was sentenced to life in prison.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The murder was in 1993 but it was reevaluated in 2005.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Christopher Simmons didn't admit to murdering Shirley Crook.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Christopher Simmons had a criminal history before the murder.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False