bus law 1 quizes - Week One Quiz Question 1 Law serves the...

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Week One Quiz Question 1 Law serves the function both to facilitate orderly change and maintain the status quo. Answer Correct Answer: Tru e Question 2 Chancery was the name for the courts where decisions were based on fairness in the circumstances, but the disputes could not be resolved in the law courts. Answer Correct Answer: Tru e Question 3 When a statute is enacted dealing with abortion or pornography, that statute would be an example of what function of the law? Answer Correct Answer: shaping moral standards Question 4 Which doctrine was overturned by the decision in the case of Brown v. Board of Education ? Answer Correct Answer: the permissibility of separate but equal educational facilities Question 5 In the United States, the supreme law of the land includes: Answer Correct Answer: the U.S. Constitution and treaties with foreign governments.
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Question 6 When statutes are organized by topic, the resulting compilation of law is known as: Answer Correct Answer: a code. Question 7 The Federal Trade Commission is an example of: Answer Correct Answer: a federal agency created by Congress. Question 8 The concept of federalism is that the states are more powerful than the central government. Answer Correct Answer: False Question 9 Congress has the authority to regulate an activity that does not itself involve interstate commerce if that activity does have an effect on interstate commerce. Answer Correct Answer: True Question 10 The fundamental rights granted in the Constitution and its amendment protecting citizens from intrusive governmental actions apply to natural persons and do not apply to artificial/legal persons such as corporations. Answer Correct Answer: False Question 11 What was the first document to set out the operation and organization of the United states government? Answer Correct Answer: the Articles of Confederation Question 12
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The Constitution reserves the right of the federal government to regulate interstate commerce. This is an example of: Answer Correct Answer: an enumerated power Question 13 The power of the federal government to make treaties with Native American Nations regarding land and land uses is derived from the: Answer Correct Answer: Commerce Clause Question 14 The test to determine if substantive due process is met is whether a _____________ could understand a law to be able to comply with it. Answer Correct Answer: reasonable person Question 15 The United States District Court is the general
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jurisdiction trial court in the federal court system. Answer Correct Answer: True Question 16 The Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court is always the justice who has served on the court for the longest time. Answer
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