Court Quizzes & Trivia

Courtroom dramas and legal thrillers are popular entertainment these days. Most of us know something about a courtroom, but do we know as much as we think we do? We hear the words lawyer, attorney, barrister, and solicitor frequently, but is there any real differences in meaning?
Why do some cases get heard by a jury, while others are decided by a judge? What does an appellate court do? There are several different courts in most jurisdictions - juvenile, family, small claims, magistrate, criminal, and others. What kind of cases go to each? Are there cases that could go to more than one of them, and if so, how are these situations decided? It doesn’t take a professional lawyer to know all about court procedures! Take some of our quizzes and prove that you have what it takes!
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Courts in American can be divided into three levels, which include the district courts, the circuit courts, and then finally the Supreme Court. There is a way in which cases are can be decided by one and overturned by the other....

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    The powers of the national executive branch are defined in the:

Court Procedures Test

Questions: 53  |  Attempts: 84   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    Who presents evidence?

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    During a criminal or civil trial there are two sides called ____________________.

How much do you know about warren court? The Warren Court is best remembered for expanding civil rights, civil liberties, judicial power, and the federal power in ways the courts before them never did, and others followed after...

Questions: 13  |  Attempts: 67   |  Last updated: Sep 6, 2019
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    Miranda v._______ established the Miranda Rights.

Here's a personality quiz about which court you'd fit in as a gem.

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    What kind of fighter are you?

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Court Questions & Answers

What is the difference between Hearing and Trial?
In the legal system, a trial and a hearing are different even though they have similar features hearing is a procedure before the court or any decision-making body or higher authority. Hearing is conducted in an oral way to see if the issues can be r
What is the difference between State and Federal Courts?
There are two courts in the United States, which consists of the federal court and state court. The federal government oversees the federal court, and the state government runs the state court. The state court of law is termed as a court of general j
How to build a bocce ball court?
Bocce ball is a classic Italian lawn game that is usually played on a flat surface covered with short grass and is enclosed within a wooden border. In bocce, you will toss various sized balls around the court and determining points based on the ball
How does congress influences the ideology of the Supreme Court ?
Approving or rejecting the president s nomination of Supreme Court justices
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