Unformatted text preview: Unit 5.5: Courts Vocabulary Quiz
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Question 1 5 pts Match the following vocabulary words with their definition. solicitor general federal appointee representing the government judicial implementation accumulation of judicial decisions applied in civil law suits opinion statement of legal reasoning behind a case common law how and whether court decisions become policy litigant plaintiff or defendant in a case Question 2 5 pts Match the following vocabulary words with their definition. justiciable disputes constraint on the court requiring that a case must be capable of being se precedent a judicial decision that may be used as a standard in subsequent similar c statutory construction the process of interpreting and applying legislation civil law the body of laws of a state or nation dealing with the rights of private cit John Roberts current Chief Justice Question 3 5 pts Match the following vocabulary words with their definition. writ of certotari order by the Supreme Court to send up a case senatorial courtesy practice/tradition that requires the president to seek advice on a potent original jurisdiction the right of the court to hear the case first appellate jurisdiction the right of the court to hear a case on appeal. judicial restraint when judges refrain from making law through their interpretation of the Question 4 5 pts Match the following vocabulary words with their definition. judicial activism [ Choose ] briefs [ Choose ] stare decisis [ Choose ] majority opinion [ Choose ] mandate [ Choose ] Quiz saved at 2:13pm Submit Quiz ...
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