Chapter 18 Section 1 Study Guide (ANSWER KEY)

Chapter 18 Section 1 Study Guide (ANSWER KEY) - Heaton...

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Heaton Mitchell T. Heaton Mr. Newport American Government 3 November 2009 Chapter 18: Section 1 Study Guide (ANSWER KEY) T or F There are two separate court systems in the United States. _ inferior courts ___________ What are the lower federal courts below the Supreme Court called? _ constitutional courts _ __ special courts____ ________ What are the two types of federal courts? _ Article III courts __ ___ regular courts ____ What are two other names for constitutional courts? __ Article I courts _____ __ legislative courts ______ What are two other names for special courts? ___ jurisdiction _________________ What is defined as “the authority of a court to hear a case”? _______ the power to say the law ____________________ What does jurisdiction literally mean? Name the two reasons that federal courts may hear cases. -__ subject matter of the case __________________ -__ the parties involved in the case _____________ __ admiralty law _____________________ What law relates to matters that arise on the high seas
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