American Legal System Test

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American Legal System Test 1. The Sociological School of jurisprudence does not emphasize following precedent. Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. True 100% B. False Score: 1/1 2. In general, the courts in a civil law system play a much larger role in making law than they do in a common law system. Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. True B. False 100% Score: 1/1 3. Which doctrine was overturned in the case of Brown v. Board of Education ? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. the legality of poll taxes B. the permissibility of separate but equal facilities 100% C. allowing only white males to vote D. the acceptability
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Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback of paying women less than men for comparable work E. different working hours for male and female factory workers Score: 1/1 4. The export of software encryption technology from the United States is prohibited: Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. by the U. S. Constitution B. by a federal statute passed by Congress C. by treaty D. by executive order 100% Score: 1/1 5. The English Chancery Courts were under the authority of the Lord Chancellor. Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. True 100% B. False Score: 1/1 6.
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Which of the following powers do administrative agencies typically have? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. rulemaking only B. statute interpretation only C. dispute adjudication only D. All of these are correct 100% Score: 1/1 7. John lives in a large city and desires to start an airport shuttle service. In order to do so, John must go through a complicated permit application and approval process. John believes that this process is in place in order to protect the persons already operating such services. John believes that these rules are arbitrary, and he should be allowed to start his business based on general notions of fairness. John's beliefs most closely correspond to which school of jurisprudence? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. Critical Legal Studies School 100% B. Law and Economics School C. Natural Law School D. Historical School E. Sociological School Score: 1/1 8. A legal system that relies on extensive codes in which judicial decisions do not become law is known as what kind of legal system?
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Value Correct Answer Feedback A. code law B. equitable law C. common law D. civil law 100% Score: 1/1 9. Codes consist of statutes that have been organized by topic. Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. True 100% B. False Score: 1/1 10. The following courts were common in England before the founding of the United States except : Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. chancery courts B. bankruptcy courts 100% C. merchant courts D. equity courts Score: 1/1 11. Proponents of the Critical Legal Studies School of jurisprudence argue for great subjectivity in
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2010 for the course GBS 205 taught by Professor Welsh during the Fall '08 term at Mesa CC.

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