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1) The law in the United States has been influenced by English, French, and Spanish law. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: Pretrial Litigation Process 2) Many countries in Europe still follow the civil law system. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: What is Law? 3) Businesses that are organized in the United States are subject to its laws, but not to the laws of other countries in which they do business. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: What is Law? 4) Promoting social justice is not a function of the law. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: What is Law? 5) According to the analytical school of thought, the law is formed by logic. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: What is Law? 6) The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that it is improper for a party to be convicted in a criminal case if another party involved in the same criminal activity has already been acquitted of that activity. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: What is Law? 1 LEGAL HERITAGE AND THE  INFORMATION AGE 1
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7) Shaping moral standards is not a function of the law. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: What is Law? 8) The United States Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education demonstrates that the law's function is to maintain the status quo. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: What is Law? 9) In the case of Ashcroft, Attorney General v. The Free Speech Coalition, the United States Supreme Court set aside portions of the Child Pornography Prevention Act, because the Act violated the First Amendment's free speech clause. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: What is Law? 10) According to Anotole France, the law should apply equally to the rich and the poor. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: What is Law? 11) The proponents of feminist legal theory argue that women should have superior rights to men in some circumstances due to past unequal treatment of women. Answer: FALSE Diff: 2 Topic: Schools of Jurisprudential Thought 12) The Natural Law School of jurisprudence believes that the law should be based on morality and ethics. Answer: TRUE Diff: 1 Topic: Schools of Jurisprudential Thought 13) The Historical School of jurisprudence believes that changes in societal norms are eventually shown in the law. Further, these scholars depend on precedent to solve modern problems. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: Schools of Jurisprudential Thought 2
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14) The Sociological School of jurisprudence does not emphasize following precedent. Answer: TRUE Diff: 2 Topic: Schools of Jurisprudential Thought 15) The Command School of jurisprudence believes that the law commands the ruling class; thus the law should not change when there is a change in the ruling class. Answer: FALSE Diff: 1 Topic: Schools of Jurisprudential Thought 16) Proponents of the Critical Legal Studies School of jurisprudence argue for great subjectivity in decisions made by judges. Answer:
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