Quiz 1 - Legal Aspects of Real Estate Lesson 1 Cumulative...

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Legal Aspects of Real Estate Lesson 1 Cumulative Quiz 1. The person or entity who initiates a civil lawsuit by suing another party is a: A. defendant B. plaintiff C. prosecutor D. respondent b 2. In the _____ system, judges make decisions based on precedents established by previous generations of case law, thus creating a body of law separate from statutory law. A. civil law B. common law C. criminal law D. substantive law b 3. A defendant is found guilty and is sentenced to one year in prison. This outcome is possible in: A. administrative law B. civil law C. criminal law D. property law c 4. Max drives negligently and runs over Violet, injuring her. Violet sues Max for the cost of her medical expenses, plus an award for pain and suffering. This would be considered: A. contract law B. criminal law C. property law D. tort law d 5. Johnny shot a man in Reno just to watch him die. To convict him of first-degree murder, the prosecution must demonstrate his guilt: A. beyond a reasonable doubt B. by a preponderance of the evidence C. by clear and convincing evidence D. by prima facie evidence a 6. Both criminal law and tort law usually fall within the scope of: A. county and/or city law B. federal law C. maritime law D. state law D
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7. What part of the U.S. Constitution states that the constitution is the supreme law of the
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