Chapter 18 Section 1 Study Guide

Chapter 18 Section 1 Study Guide - Heaton Mitchell T Heaton...

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Heaton Mitchell T. Heaton Mr. Newport American Government 3 November 2009 Chapter 18: Section 1 Study Guide T or F There are two separate court systems in the United States. _ ___________ ___________ What are the lower federal courts below the Supreme Court called? _ __________________ _ __ ______________ ________ What are the two types of federal courts? _ ________________ __ ________________ What are two other names for constitutional courts? __ _____________ _____ ____________________ What are two other names for special courts? ___ __________ ________________ What is defined as “the authority of a court to hear a case”? _______ _____________________ __________________ What does jurisdiction literally mean? Name the two reasons that federal courts may hear cases. -__ ____________________ __________________ -__ _________________________ _____________ __ ___________ _____________________ What law relates to matters that arise on the high seas or the navigable waters of the United States? _
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2012 for the course GENERAL 101 taught by Professor None during the Spring '12 term at Aurora University.

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