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Unformatted text preview: two nations. d. I It was the law that applied to common , everyday situations. B [difficult p. 9] 54. Which of the following is a distinguishing feature of a common law legal system? a. R Requiring guilt to be proven beyond a reasonable doubt. b. The sole source of law is a comprehensive Civil Code. U c. F The making of law by the judges and the following of precedent. d. H Having an appeal process. e. P Providing remedies to aggrieved parties. C [medium p. 9] 55. Which of the following is true about United States law today? a.The law of all states is based on English common law. b. In several states, a portion of the law is based on civil law. c. The law and equity courts remain separate in most states today. d. The laws of the 50 states are essentially similar. B [moderate p 9]...
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2011 for the course LAW 101 taught by Professor Steinfield during the Spring '11 term at University of California, Santa Cruz.
- Spring '11