Chapter 1 - CHAPTER 1INTRODUCTION TO LAW TRUE/FALSE 1....

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CHAPTER 1—INTRODUCTION TO LAW TRUE/FALSE 1. Violations of civil laws can result in imprisonment. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: civil law 2. If conduct is a criminal violation, it cannot also be a civil violation. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: civil law 3. There are no criminal laws at the federal level. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: statutory law 4. Terms of a consulting contract are an example of private law. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: private law 5. Substantive laws provide the means and mechanisms for the enforcement of laws. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: substantive law 6. Stare decisis is Latin for "let the decision stand." ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: stare decisis 7. The common law in each state is the same. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: common law 8. Jurisprudence is legal philosophy. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: jurisprudence 9. The positive law theory provides that an individual follows ethical standards established by religious beliefs. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: natural law 10. Zoning laws are substantive only. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: substantive law 11. Oliver Wendell Holmes subscribes to the natural law theory. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: Holmes/natural law 12. Roscoe Pound's theory of law was that law is whatever those in charge say it is. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: Roscoe Pound
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The scholars of jurisprudence generally agree on the theory of law. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: jurisprudence 14. Statutory law exists at all levels of government. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: statutory law 15. The United States Code includes laws on anticompetitive activities as well as laws regulating the sale of securities. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: USC 16. Ordinances are generally found in state legislative codes. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: ordinances 17. The Code of Federal Regulations includes the enactments of federal administrative agencies. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: CFR 18. States do not have administrative laws. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: administrative law 19. City ordinances generally cover the legal aspects of incorporation and securities registration. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: ordinances 20. Citations are a form of legal shorthand for referring to statutes, ordinances, and cases. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: citations 21. Constitutions exist at both state and federal levels. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: constitutions 22. The Internal Revenue Code is part of federal statutory law. ANS: T NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: federal statutes 23. Equitable remedies are not available in courts of law in the United States. ANS: F NAT: AACSB: Analytic TOP: equity 24. Laws' flexibility allow adjustments for technology changes. ANS: T
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